Sacramento is currently facing a housing crisis. In recent years, the Sacramento area has experienced one of the highest rates of rent increases in the country, tightening rental vacancy rates, and a declining supply of affordable homes. Now more than ever, these trends underscore the need to ensure that our neighbors have access to safe, healthy, and affordable homes. Homelessness and a lack of affordable homes threaten to undermine the stability of families and our communities. The Sacramento Housing Alliance believes … READ MORE
Please join us for the Sacramento Housing Alliance 2016 Fundraising Awards Dinner the evening of Thursday, June 2 at the Firehouse in Old Sacramento from 5:30 – 9:00.
The Sacramento Housing Alliance annual award dinner honors our friends and supporters who have engaged in excellent advocacy for affordable housing in the past year. Over 250 city, county and state officials, members of the financial industry, housing developers, representatives from social service agencies and SHA supporters gather to recognize and celebrate the leaders … READ MORE
The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors has announced that its 2013-2021 Housing Element was adopted on October 8, 2013. SHA and our community partners did our best to fight for stronger protection language for the Inclusionary Housing Ordinance within the Housing Element– an important enforcement document. Though we did not get as strong of language as we would have liked (we did get some), the fight now focuses on protecting the Inclusionary Housing Ordinance itself. Now at risk, this ordinance provides … READ MORE
Affordable housing in Sacramento faces great challenges and opportunities. As the economic downturn caused home ownership to decline and rent prices to increase, working families struggled to stay afloat. The Sacramento Housing Alliance (SHA) seeks an effective and visionary Executive Director with innovative solutions for this recovering housing environment. The Executive Director will lead the organization’s advocacy and education efforts around affordable housing, homelessness, land use and transportation. The ideal candidate will have a strong affordable housing policy … READ MORE