Representing the Affordable Housing Needs of Rural America

The Council for Affordable and Rural Housing (CARH) is a national non-profit trade organization. Since 1980, CARH has served as the nation’s premier association for participants in the affordable rural housing profession, including: Builders, Owners, Developers, Managers, Non-profits, Housing Authorities, Syndicators, Accountants, Architects, Attorneys, Bankers, and companies that supply goods and services to the industry.

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Tax Credit Percentages

For June 2019:
9%: 7.59   4%: 3.25
Previous Month's Credits

The IRS publishes monthly credit percentages that apply to low-income housing tax credit buildings placed in service that month. There are two rates: the 70% present value credit (PVC) and the 30% present value credit. The maximum 70% rate is available for low-income new construction and substantial rehabilitation expendiretures that are not federally subsidized. The maximum 30% rate applies to acquisition expenditures and to federally subsidized low-income new construction or substantial rehabilitation expenditures.



National CARH Meetings

2019 Annual Meeting & Legislative Conference

Ritz Carlton Pentagon City
Arlington, Virginia

Monday, June 24 - Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Click Here for Meeting Brochure/Agenda

Click Here for Meeting Registration Form

Click Here for Sponsorship Form

Meeting block rooms are sold out at The Ritz Carlton Pentagon City


Click on the Map for CARH's updated advocacy tool. Created by Affordable Housing Online, a subsidary of CARH member, this tool is a searchable engine that maps low-income properties in the United States, searchable by State, County, or Congressional District.

CARH, in partnership with and Affordable Housing Online, is continuing to build on this database to include more features as well as other federal properties.

Click here to find low-income properties in your area! If your property information needs updated or you have any questions, please email CARH.