A successful affordable housing strategy is comprised of many facets that require sound policy and strong collaboration.

The Nevada Housing Coalition works actively with its Members on our Policy Committee to explore and implement opportunities for action.

Our Work at the State Level

2023 Legislative Session

  • Interim: Identify policy opportunities and explore research and data to support impacts in Nevada
  • Session: Actively work with our Legislators on policy solutions to address both our supply shortage and the access to existing housing

Home Means Nevada Initiative

Invest $500 Million in Affordable Housing

  • Multi-Family Development: 2,800 units created
  • Multi-Family Preservation: 1,077 units preserved
  • Home Ownership: 1,554 families/households assisted
  • Land Acquisition: $29.9 million invested

Regional & National Partnerships

National Low Income Housing Coalition

  • NHC is a member of the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) and a partner in their bold initiative, HoUSed: Universal | Stable | Affordable,  which works for policy and funding solutions that will transform affordable housing in our country.

Nevada/California Indian Housing Association

  • NHC is a member of the Nev/Cal Indian Housing Association to help promote safe, decent and affordable housing for Indian people in Nevada and California.

nevadans in need

When a household pays more than 30% of their income on housing expenses including rent, or mortgage, and utilities, their housing is not affordable and they are at higher risk of homelessness.


of extremely low-income Nevadans pay more than 30% of their income on rent


affordable and available homes per 100 extremely low income renter households


Nevada’s deficit of affordable and available rentals for households making less than 50% area median income

What is affordable housing?

Affordable housing is a complex and nuanced, and often misunderstood, issue that affects people, places, communities, and the economy…

These series of topics provide grounding information around housing with the intent to develop a sharing understanding of the housing landscape in Nevada.