The Office of Housing Policy

The Office of Housing Policy is dedicated to using research-based data to drive the Ohio Housing Finance Agency's (OHFA) mission, "We open the doors to an affordable place to call home," for Ohio families. Staffed by OHFA, the office works in partnership with The Ohio State University and collaborates with other colleges, universities and partners to engage research to guide affordable housing policies.

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  • Technical Assistance Grant

    Technical Assistance Grant Update

    The Technical Assistance Grant (TAG) request for proposals will be published on August 20. For more information on the upcoming round of TAG funding, follow us on social media or visit our website for updates.

  • Homelessness Report

    OHFA Releases Annual Plan and Housing Needs Assessment

    The Ohio Housing Finance Agency has released its Annual Plan and Housing Needs Assessment, which serves as a statewide resource on housing and related topics in Ohio.

  • A New Take on Housing Affordability

    Gimme Shelter: A New Take on Housing Affordability

    Researcher Bryan Grady posted a short paper and interactive map on OHFA's Stories of Home blog about different ways of calculating housing cost burden. The results indicate that the financial challenges faced by Ohio's renters far outstrip what prior analysis suggested.