The media has a critical role to play in telling our region and state’s affordable housing story. We invite reporters to join us in deepening their understanding of how this issue impacts our communities as well as the solutions and opportunities ahead. Please see below for media releases and resources. Questions? Get in touch with NPH Communications Director Alina Harway (


RELEASE: New Bay Area Data - Housing Costs Out of Reach, Needs Grow, Funding Plummets (5/6)
Just as supporters and residents across the Bay kick off Affordable Housing Month to explore opportunities and solutions for our region’s housing challenges, new data demonstrates that housing costs are pushing the cost of living in the Bay Area further out of reach for most working families. The California Housing Partnership published its annual Housing Needs Assessment data today for seven Bay Area Counties, demonstrating a snapshot of the region’s current housing needs and challenges… Read more.

RELEASE: Bay Area Explores Housing Opportunities, Solutions during Affordable Housing Month (4/29)
… Events include the release of new Housing Needs Assessment data for seven Bay Area Counties, movie screenings, panels and presentations, and a series of Grand Openings for new affordable housing communities. Affordable Housing Month is designed to lift public awareness about affordable housing challenges and solutions, and provide opportunities for the community to engage around and support additional housing solutions… Read more.