NALHFA Members

NALHFA is the leading local affordable housing advocate, influencing the shape and content of congressional legislation and agency regulations affecting affordable housing finance. Our community also provides members an avenue to connect with like-minded colleagues to help address the affordable housing crisis.


Our Membersmember categories

NALHFA's membership consists of a diverse group of organizations, institutions and more committed to a common goal of addressing important issues with affordable housing finance.

NALHFA is the only industry association that connects local housing finance agencies with those that provide products and services that support affordable housing in the United States. Here's a look at our membership makeup.

Regular Members Affiliate Members Non-Profit Members

Housing finance agencies from across the United States committed to providing affordable housing to low income individuals and families.


Those that support local housing agencies through their products and services such as investment bankers, law firms, lenders, mortgage brokers, developers, financial advisers, consultants, and more.


Any person or educational institution in the United States engaged in housing finance activities.


NALHFA has a 97% renewal rate, which is well above the nation average for trade associations

Your Benefits

Through educational opportunities, connections to experts, and more, joining NALHFA provides you a host of benefits that will help you, your organization, and our community. Benefits include:

  • A Voice on Capitol Hill
    NALHFA is the only local housing finance association in Washington with a government relations team representing your interests on Capitol Hill. We work with key members of Congress, federal agencies, White House staff, and industry coalitions to represent members' interests and address legislative challenges facing our industry.
  • Access to Leading Industry Experts
    NALHFA is a gateway to the premier experts in the affordable housing industry. Through your membership, including our Member Connect benefit, you can easily engage with top industry leaders from across the United States, establishing a strong and powerful network to learn from.
  • Educational Opportunities
    NALHFA's conferences include programs that cover a wide variety of topics tailored to various member needs. Topics range from critical legislative and regulatory issues affecting our industry, economic trends and forecasts, new innovative products, and much more. NALHFA also hosts a series of educational webinars throughout the year.
  • Networking Opportunities
    Our meetings, committees and special interest groups provide additional venues to meet with peers and discuss key issues facing the industry. Getting involved as a members allows you to continue working with the industry's best.
  • Members Stay Up-To-Date
    NALHFA gets you the news and information you need, when you need it. Through our regular Housing Newsletter, Legislative & Regulatory Alerts, press releases and more, we're here for you.

Additional member benefits include:

  • Access to discounted registration rates to our spring and fall conferences
  • Access to member only discounted rates on NALHFA's publications such as Bonds for Beginners and ABCs of Housing Bonds
  • Members only access to the NALHFA website
  • The ability to post job listings on
  • Free access to NALHFA's educational webinar and podcast series
  • Ability to earn NDC Recertification Units through events and online education

Join NALHFA Today!

Every day Congress is making decisions on issues which could have a dramatic and devastating impact on the critical programs necessary to provide your community affordable housing financing. NALHFA is fighting for you in Washington.

Become a member today and make sure that our voice is heard!

"Your voice matters, so get connected to help make a difference in affordable housing!"

Diane Arvizo
Director of Homeownership Programs | Nevada Rural Housing Authority


To learn more about special first-time membership dues discounts, contact the NALHFA team at [email protected] today.