Recent News

Press Release: Housing Mobility Leaders Praise President Biden’s Commitment to Expanding Housing Opportunity (6/2/21)

“As a consortium of organizations dedicated to helping low-income families use housing subsidies to access neighborhoods that provide greater opportunities, we know that housing mobility disrupts cycles of poverty by assisting families with low incomes with transitioning from uninvested, racially segregated neighborhoods into communities that offer resources for educational and economic gain. Housing mobility is a tool for increasing housing choice and advancing racial equity for those in communities that have long been denied sufficient resources that support their overall quality of life.”

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Community of Practice Gathering

Virtual

Our community of practice is open to members of the Housing Mobility Network. It now meets six times per year. If you would like to take part in our community, please join the Network!

Million

2.2 million low-income households are served by the Federal Housing Choice Voucher (HCV).

%

Households

Only 1 household out of every 5 (20%) that qualify for federal rental assistance receives it.

%

of Families

Currently only half of families with HCVs live in states or localities with laws protecting them against source of income discrimination.

%

of Black Children

66% of Black children grow up in neighborhoods with at least 20% poverty, while this is true for only 6% of white children.

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