At a Glance

The National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) is a professional membership organization comprised of approximately 20,000 housing and community development agencies and officials throughout the United States who administer a variety of affordable housing and community development programs at the local level.


  • More than 17,000 individual members and associates.
  • More than 2,600 agency members (including housing authorities, CD departments, redevelopment agencies, affiliates, and complimentary memberships)

NAHRO members own or administer:

  • More than 935,000 units of public housing (a vast majority of the nation's inventory)
  • Nearly 1,700,000 units of tenant-based Section 8 housing
  • More than 300,000 units of other assisted housing
  • Nearly 100,000 LIHTC Units

In all, NAHRO's members provide housing for more than 7.9 million low-income people.

Our members bring more than $1.5 billion Community Development Block Grant and HOME funding to their communities.  

Diversity Statement

NAHRO's CEO is Adrianne Todman.

Updated: July 28, 2017