National Housing Compliance delivers expert compliance PBRA services to the affordable housing industry.
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National Housing Compliance

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


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News & Updates

14 Mar

Biden Administration released the budget and it’s good news for HUD!

From NCSHA: Yesterday, the Biden Administration unveiled its Fiscal Year (FY) 2025 Budget. This entails allocating $72.6[..]
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06 Mar

HUD Proposes New Rule Regarding the HOME Program

In the upcoming weeks, HUD plans to introduce a proposed rule aimed at enhancing the accessibility and[..]
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17 Oct

2024 COLA Announced

Social Security benefits and Supplemental Security Income payments will increase by 3.2% in 2024. Read more about[..]
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17 Oct


On February 14, 2023, a final rule was published that revises HUD regulations to implement parts of[..]
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19 May

HUD Announces New 2023 Income Limits

On May 15, 2023, HUD released the 2023 Income Limits for HUD programs. To access the new[..]
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09 Feb

INSTRUCTIONS: 5th Round: COVID-19 Supplemental Payment Requests

Pursuant to HUD Notice H 2022-06, dated October 31, 2022, NHC has been assigned by HUD to[..]
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02 Feb

Unique Entity Identifier (UEI) Replaces Dun & Bradstreet Data Universal Numbering System

NOTICE H 2023-01 - Unique Entity Identifier (UEI) Replaces Dun & Bradstreet Data Universal Numbering System for[..]
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20 Jan

February 2023 SAHMA Affordable Housing Conference – NHC Add-On

Greetings Georgia Owners and Agents: This year, National Housing Compliance has partnered with SAHMA and will be[..]
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19 Oct

2023 COLA – What does it mean for certifications?

HUD provides the following guidance in, Paragraph 9-6 of the Handbook 4350.3: When processing certifications with an[..]
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17 Oct

2023 COLA Announced

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for approximately 70 million Americans will increase 8.7 percent[..]
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Quick Info

Essential Information

The Operating Cost Adjustment Factors (OCAF)

The Operating Cost Adjustment Factors (OCAFs) for fiscal year (FY) 2024 were published on November 30, 2023 in the 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, 2024.

Procedures in the Event of Severe Weather

HUD Multifamily provides detailed procedures and tools Owners and Agents can use to prepare and respond to severe weather – View the guidance on our website or visit HUD.

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. Learn more here.