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  • Public Libraries

    Public Libraries: A Great Equalizer

    Lower income households often face barriers to accessing high quality amenities. What's one public institution that defies this logic? Libraries. Due to their rich programming and accessibility, libraries have become an integral part of housing initiatives across the country.

  • Third Way

    A "Third Way" for Housing: Safe & Affordable Alternatives to Owning or Renting

    As home prices rise, fewer Ohioans are able to buy a home, pushing them into rental markets with little housing security and no ability to build wealth. However, there have been an increasing number of housing options providing a "third way" between owning and renting.

  • OHFA Homebuying Process

    What to Expect When You're Expecting...to Buy a Home

    Our latest podcast answers common homeownership questions and walks through some OHFA homebuyer programs that help make buying a house or condo easier.

  • Myth Debunked

    Myth Debunk'd: Who Lives in Affordable Housing?

    The current rental market in Ohio is challenging for many, particularly families with low-to-moderate incomes. Over the last decade, median rent across the state increased by 5%, which has led to about a quarter of Ohio families spending more than half their income on housing.

  • OHFA Summer Newsletter

    Catch Up With The Latest News in OHFA's Summer Newsletter

    Learn more about OHFA's latest program updates and recent grand openings and groundbreakings and read how OHFA is making homeownership a reality across Ohio.