Resource Centers

NAHRO's Policy and Program Development staff develops and maintains Resource Centers dedicated to issues that are of particular interest to our membership. 

Current Resource Centers include the following:


NAHRO has developed a recommendation document for the new administration's HUD transition. All recommendations and positions in this document have been previously approved by our standing committees and the NAHRO Board of Governors.


NAHRO's Policy and Program Development staff compile topics on Public Housing, Section 8, Community Development, and Cross-Cutting Program subjects in a booklet called Hot Topics in Affordable Housing and Regulatory and Legislative Year in Review. The current individual topic pages are also available and will be updated throughout the year. Below is a list of current and past editions:

Hot Topics in Affordable HousingRegulatory and Legislative Year in ReviewIndividual Topic Pages
October 20162016Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act (HOTMA) Updated: 12/31/16
Spring 2017 Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Updated: 12/31/16
Summer 2017 Moving to Work (MTW) Expansion Updated: 12/31/16
Fall 2017 (NEW) SHARP - Small Agency Reforms Updated: 12/31/16
  Affirmatively Further Fair Housing (AFFH) Updated: 12/31/16
  Community Development Block Grant & HOME Investment Partnerships Program Updated: 12/31/16
  Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Updated: 12/31/16
  National Housing Trust Fund Updated: 12/31/16
  McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Programs Updated: 12/31/16
  Community Development Briefs Updated: 12/31/16
  Fair Market Rents Updated: 12/31/16
  New Administrative Fee Formula Updated: 12/31/16
  Small Area Fair Market Rents Updated: 12/31/16
  Uniform Physical Condition Standards for Vouchers (UPCS-V) Updated: 12/31/16
  Lead-Free Paint Rule Updated: 12/31/16
  Smoke-Free Public Housing Updated: 12/31/16
  Central Office Cost Centers (COCC) Updated: 12/31/16
  Preserving Public Housing Updated: 12/31/16
  Community Development Infographics Updated: 12/31/16
  Public Housing & Section 8 Infographics Updated: 12/31/16