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Welcome to POAH

POAH is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve, create and sustain affordable, healthy homes that support economic security and access to opportunity for all.

Our Latest Thoughts

POAH Chief of Staff Andrew Spofford says the Massachusetts Affordable Housing Law 40B is critical to providing housing for low- and moderate-income households in the state. Read more

Chicago, IL

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined POAH and the Woodlawn community to celebrate Trianon Lofts, POAH's first market rate rentals in the city. Read more

Framingham, MA

State and local leaders joined POAH to celebrate renovations to Tribune Apartments, a 53-unit affordable housing development for seniors and disabled people in Framingham, MA Read more

Recent Tweets

  • January 16, 2018 - 3:15pm . estimates that it would take 24 years for the number of cost-burdened renters to return to 2001 leve…
  • January 16, 2018 - 1:50pm “As long as one family remains unable to afford adequate housing...we all suffer, together.” -
  • January 16, 2018 - 11:20am The first mayor of cuts the ribbon on POAH's Tribune Apartments and talks about the futur…
  • January 15, 2018 - 11:50am "Frequent moves, homelessness, unhealthy housing conditions, and unaffordable rents aren’t just housing problems; t…
  • January 15, 2018 - 8:50am Community developers & health professionals often work in the same neighborhoods with the same residents, but they…