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 2022 were published in the October 4, 2021 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, 2022 .

  • Georgia: 3.1
  • Illinois: 3.0

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 - Check Out (!) this guidance on our website or visit HUD.


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News & Updates

In response to inquiries Multifamily Housing has received regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and REAC inspections, please see this flyer that outlines the rights a... Read More

HUD's Offices of Public and Indian Housing, Multifamily Housing Programs, and Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes posted a joint Notice on January 31, 202... Read More

The final version of the HUD 52671-E CSP Request form to be used in owner submissions is now posted. See the new Tips and Explanations document for pr... Read More

Social Security recipients will see a 5.9% monthly increase in 2022.  The historic increase- the biggest in 39 years!  HUD provides the following gui... Read More