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  • Georgia State Key Affordable Housing Updates 2-28-19
    Click here for the most recent key affordable housing updates from Elizabeth Appley, Esq., Georgia ACT’s Legislative Analyst! Please follow and like us:
  • Georgia ACT’s Housing Day 2019 – Outstanding!
    #HousingDay2019 was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who attended and engaged with your Georgia elected officials! Special “Thank You” to Georgia ACT’s co-hosts and […]
  • Georgia ACT 2019 Federal and State Policy Agenda
    Georgia Advancing Communities Together (Georgia ACT) is a statewide membership organization, which represents the state’s nonprofit housing, and community development organizations. Our mission is to build […]
  • Housing Day at the Capitol 2019
    “Lifting the Voices of Georgians for Affordable Housing” 2019 Housing Day at the Capitol Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 7:30AM – 2:00PM     Join us on […]
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July 25, 2016

Rural Housing Assistance Initiative

Georgia ACT supports the work of CDCs and other community-based and constituency-based nonprofits in developing and preserving affordable housing. Georgia ACT is particularly interested in advancing […]
June 23, 2016
HUD ‬ is currently proposing the use of Small Area Fair Market Rents (FMRs) in administering the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program for some metro areas. […]
June 21, 2016

Speaker of the House Releases Poverty Plan

This month Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, released A Better Way – his vision for some of our country’s greatest challenges. In it included a […]
June 19, 2016

Gap between Wages and Rents Severe in Georgia and Metro Atlanta

In order to afford a modest, two-bedroom apartment at the HUD-determined Fair Market Rent and utilities of $949/mo. in metro Atlanta, renters need to earn $18.25 […]