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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  • Evictions in Ohio

    Evictions in Ohio Cities Down in 2020, Uncertainty Ahead

    Last year, eviction filings in the Franklin County, Hamilton County and Cleveland Municipal Courts were down 32, 35 and 51 percent, respectively, from the average over the prior five-year period. Learn more about the ramifications this presents in our latest infographic.

  • Top Blog Posts

    Top 10 Most Viewed Stories of Home Posts in 2020

    Major themes from our top 10 blogs and podcasts include homeownership, evictions, racial disparities and homelessness. If you haven't already, be sure to check them out, and thank you for being a listener and/or reader!

  • Holiday Lights by the Numbers

    A recent survey showed that 63% of American households plan to decorate the exterior of their homes for the holidays this year. That amounts to around two million single-family homes in Ohio that will be lit up for the holidays.