California Housing Partnership Corporation

California’s Experts on Affordable Housing Finance, Advocacy and Policy

California’s Experts on Affordable Housing Finance, Advocacy and Policy

The California Housing Partnership Corporation is a private nonprofit organization dedicated to helping government and nonprofit housing agencies preserve and expand the supply of affordable homes for lower-income households throughout California. Since its incorporation in 1988, CHPC has helped its partners to create and preserve more than 20,000 affordable homes in California and provided training and technical assistance to more than 10,000 individuals.

new research shows ghg reduction power of affordable tod

Housing Need ReportWhy Creating and Preserving Affordable Homes Near Transit is a Highly Effective Climate Protection Strategy

A new report highlights the GHG reduction power of building affordable homes near transit. Click HERE to read the Executive Summary, or HERE for the full report.

 

CHPC's GREEN Initiative

The California Housing Partnership is leading the discussion on how to better incorporate energy efficiency in multifamily affordable rental housing. Click here to learn more about the Green Rental Home Energy Efficiency Network (G.R.E.E.N)

 

recent publications

 

The Local Impacts of the California Housing Market's Failure to Meet the Needs of Low Income Renters

New county housing need reports describe the local shortfalls in homes affordable to low income households and the disinvestment in affordable housing at the federal, state, and local levels. The reports offer state and local policy recommendations to counteract the crisis of affordability.

Alameda County

Los Angeles County

Sacramento County

San Diego County

Santa Clara County

 

Housing Need Report

How California's Housing Market is Failing to Meet the Needs of Low-Income Families
An analysis of the enormous shortfall of homes affordable to low-income families in California, the impact of state and federal disinvestment in affordable housing in recent years, and recommendations for policy makers.

 

City Gardens

Greening City Gardens
A case study in the effectiveness of a coordinated approach to accessing utility incentives for energy efficiency retrofits in multifamily affordable housing in California.

 

TOD White Paper

Why Cap-and-Trade Auction Proceeds Should Fund Affordable Homes Near Transit
CHPC takes the lead on a white paper addressing the GHG reduction benefits of HCD's Affordable TOD Housing Program

 

CHPC in the news

 

Housing's 30-Percent-of-Income Rule is Nearly Useless

Bloomberg News, July 17, 2014

Is the Cost of Sacramento's Downtown Makeover Too High?
Next City

July 2, 2014

Affordable Housing Near Transit Will Help California Combat Climate Change
Center for Neighborhood Technology Blog

June 20, 2014

 

Click here to read more CHPC in the News.

 

The California Housing Partnership thanks our generous GREEN Affordable Housing Preservation program sponsors!

 

CHPC 2013 Funders

Find Affordable Housing in your Region

CHPC's mapping tool provides housing advocates with an easy-to-use interface to view federally subsidized affordable housing in their region. Click here to view the map.

 

RESOURCES

California Offices

California map

CHPC has offices throughout California.

  1. Sacramento
  2. San Francisco
  3. Los Angeles

 

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