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Analysis: Rural America Loses Affordable Rental Housing at an Alarming Rate

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Section 515 Rural Rental Housing Program is an important source of rental housing in many rural communities. Since the program’s inception in 1963, Section 515 loans have financed nearly 28,000 rental properties containing over 533,000 affordable apartment homes across rural America. There is at least one USDA Section 515 […]