Sacramento Housing Alliance’s second annual Regional Affordable Housing Summit brought together more than 200 developers, builders, architects, lenders, property managers, service providers, elected and agency officials and staff, community and business leaders to share innovative approaches to creating, preserving and promoting affordable homes.

Summit Agenda

Our theme for 2016 was “Putting Housing First,” because it’s time for the Sacramento region to put permanent affordable homes first in our plans, our budgets, and our neighborhoods.

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Plenary Speakers

Dan Rinzler, California Housing Partnership Corporation’s Senior Policy Analyst, kicked off the Summit with a plenary session detailing the need for housing in Sacramento and diving into the latest research about the benefits of and pathways to improved housing opportunity.

Mayor Elect Steinberg delivered our lunch keynote, addressing what it will take to create meaningful and practical solutions for homelessness in Sacramento and the fundamental role of affordable housing in a vibrant and prosperous Sacramento.

Panels and Workshops

Throughout the day, panels and workshops brought attendees together in smaller groups for in-depth learning and discussion. The available presentations and resources from each panel are linked below.
Learn about Sacramento success stories, promising practices from other places, and what we can do to ensure the region houses everyone. The 2016 Summit panels were:
  • Building Home: Local Funding Innovations
  • Capitalizing on Cap & Trade: Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities (AHSC) Program in Sacramento
  • Using Micro-Homes in Communities for the Homeless
  • Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing in the Sacramento Region
  • Shared Housing
  • Protect Our Homes: Preserving and Improving Existing Housing

Sponsor future Summits

Sponsoring the Sacramento Regional Affordable Housing Summit is a great way to demonstrate your organization’s commitment to advancing housing justice.

Learn more about the sponsorship opportunities available and become a supporter!

Thank You to Our 2016 Sponsors

We want to thank our generous sponsors for making this event possible and for showing their commitment to making the Sacramento Region a place everyone can call home. Special thanks to the California Endowment.

 Premier Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Sutter Health

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Umpqua Bank

Silver Sponsors


California Housing Finance Agency

The John Stewart Company

Mercy Housing

Mutual Housing California

Bronze Sponsors

CFY Development, Inc.

Mogavero Architects

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