Welcome to National Housing Compliance

National Housing Compliance (NHC) is a 501c (4) not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with a regional office in Chicago, Illinois.

We provide professional training and compliance services to the affordable housing industry throughout the nation as well as serve as the performance-based contract administrator (PBCA) for the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development in the states of Georgia and Illinois.

Our mission is to provide high quality, customer-focused compliance services to help our housing industry partners achieve success in meeting ever-changing HUD regulations and requirements.    

Thank you for visiting our site. We look forward to serving you.

NHC Announcements

The Operating Cost Adjustment Factors (OCAF)

The Operating Cost Adjustment Factors (OCAF) for 2020 were published in the November 22, 2019 Federal Register.  These factors are used for adjusting or establishing Section 8 rents under the Multifamily Assisted Housing Reform and Affordability Act of 1997 (MAHRA), as amended, for projects assisted with Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments.  The factors are effective February 11, 2020 and can be found at here.

  • Georgia: 2.0
  • Illinois: 2.0

Voucher Processing and Special Claims 

A dedicated individual will be available Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your voucher, tenant files, or special claims, please call 770-939-3939.   


National Housing Compliance Earns ISO 9001 Certification!    ...Read More


News & Updates

Please post the attached document regarding Multifamily Tenant COVID-19 concerns (including the appropriate PBCA contact information) in your buildings.  T... Read More

Attached please find the most recent Multifamily Q&A for COVID-19.  To see new or updated questions, you can search 5/21/20. Read More

HUD has issued a revision to the brochure:  Addressing Tenant Concerns During the COVID-19 National Emergency.   Updates highlighted in yellow f... Read More

Attached please find the most recent Multifamily Q&A for COVID-19.  Read More