June 14, 2019
Summary of Issues Facing Rural Housing

Rural Housing Memo

Appalachia and other persistent poverty areas face an urgent need for funding to support affordable housing. This information is nothing new for the people who live […]
June 11, 2019
Fahe Mortgage Production Specialist Jamie Puckett wraps up a training in Mississippi.

Increasing Homeownership through USDA 502 Direct One Day at a Time

Collaboration is at the core of Fahe. We strongly believe if we want to make the biggest impact in our communities, we should do it together.  […]
June 3, 2019

Building Strong Communities

Every year, NeighborWorks America (NWA) brings together tens of thousands of people in a week-long celebration of neighborhood improvement activities nationally recognized as NeighborWorks Week.  As […]
May 2, 2019

VCHR Housing Needs Assessment in Central Appalachia

The following post was prepared by Fahe’s Research Director, Katy Stigers.  She provides a brief overview of the recently conducted study performed by the Virginia Center […]
April 30, 2019
Appalachia Housing Needs Assessment Webinar

Appalachia Housing Needs Assessment Webinar

Join Jim King, President of Fahe, and Mel Jones, Research Scientist and Associate Director of the Virginia Center for Housing Research (VCHR) at Virginia Tech as […]
April 24, 2019

Fair Housing from the Members

As April rolls around every year, I feel my fair housing blood stir a bit as Membership works with Communications and Strategic Programs to do our […]
April 11, 2019
Knoxville HFH

Everyone Deserves the Opportunity of Fair Housing

During this month we look back at the 1968 Fair Housing Act, which was intended to help protect buyers and renters from landlord and seller discrimination, […]
February 11, 2019

Fahe Participating in Rural Policy Conference in Mississippi Delta

Fahe is excited to be participating in the Rural Places, Rural Spaces policy forum in Mississippi on February 11 and 12th. We’ve learned that while Appalachia […]
January 14, 2019
Fahe Members

Beattyville Hope Station

Fahe Member Beattyville Housing and Development Corporation (BHDC) is receiving funding from Fahe’s Community Lending Fund to acquire and transform an existing structure into a much […]
December 18, 2018
Beattyville Woodlands

Beattyville Housing Addressing Full Spectrum of Housing Needs in Lee County

Fahe Member Beattyville Housing and Development Corporation (BHDC) hosted an open house to celebrate the completion of a new duplex project which brings much-needed, quality housing […]