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P R E S S R E L E A S E Two Affordable Housing Management Industry Associations Announce Their New Executive Director Olympia, WA – February 14, 2014. The two largest affordable housing management industry associations in Washington State announced today the hiring of DeAnn...Read More
This 3 Day Basic Occupancy Course has been rescheduled due to circumstances beyond our control, to March 18-19-20. Same place same hours. Thank you. Complete 3 Day HUD Basic Occupancy Certification Course Using the HUD Handbook 4350.3 Rev-1 as Updated for Chg-4 and New...Read More
Tacoma Chosen for the 2015 AHMA-ARHC Joint Convention 6th Annual Convention for Affordable Housing Management Professionals Returns to Tacoma August 14, 2013 (Bellevue, WA). The two largest affordable housing management associations in Washington State have chosen the Greater...Read More
Welcome to the 2014 ARHC – AHMA Joint Convention Web Site This is your one-stop-shop for everything you need to ensure an optimal convention experience for you and your staff. ARHC – AHMA Annual Joint Convention, “RAISE THE ROOF! Envisioning Excellence in Affordable...Read More
ARHC works closely with the government agency overseeing rural housing (USDA-Rural Housing Service) at both the national and statewide levels.
The Affordable Rural Housing Council (ARHC) promotes and supports safe, clean and affordable housing in rural communities. We advance the common interests of our member who develop, manage or own properties funded through USDA/Rural Development, the Low Income Housing Tax Credit and other programs by promoting professionalism, and providing education, resources and information.
Affordable Rural Housing Council is a chapter of the Council for Affordable and Rural Housing (ARHC), a national industry association consisting of members actively involved in the rural multifamily housing industry. ARHC works closely with the government agency overseeing rural housing (USDA-Rural Housing Service) at both the national and statewide levels.
National ARHC conducts training programs, represents the industry before Congress, works closely with the national USDA/Rural Housing Service (formerly FmHA) officials in Washington DC, holds conferences throughout the country, updates the members on new developments, and regularly publishes a newsletter. ARHC sets industry standards, represents a united voice, and self-regulates business policies and practices in our industry. All members must follow the high standards of the ARHC Code of Ethics.