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  • National Housing Week

    Trust Fund Gives Homeless Veterans a Place to Call Home

    Many Ohio veterans struggle to afford housing. In Ross County, 44% of veteran renter households were rent burdened between 2013 and 2017, higher than the state average (30%), according to data from the American Community Survey.

  • OHFA's Annual Plan

    OHFA's Fiscal Year 2020 Annual Plan Has Been Released

    OHFA's FY2020 plan provides a framework guiding the production of affordable housing, developing collaborative partnerships, and communicating the impact and need for affordable housing in our communities.

  • Disaster Relief

    Housing for Displaced Residents of Severe Weather and Tornadoes

    On June 18, 2019, President Donald J. Trump declared several Ohio counties a major disaster due to the severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes, flooding, and landslides that occurred May 27-29, 2019. As of July 2, 2019, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has designated eleven Ohio counties as major disaster areas.

  • Ohio Veterans

    Ohio Veterans Experiencing Housing Cost Burden

    One in five veterans in Ohio live in a household spending more than 30% of their income on housing—the standard measure for housing cost burden. Older veterans, who make up more than two-thirds of Ohio's veteran population, are more likely to experience housing cost burden than their younger counterparts.