This Orange County Affordable Housing Strategic Plan: 2016 -2020 (AHSP) has been developed as the County’s long-range vision for addressing affordable housing needs over the next five (5) years. The AHSP analyzes the current housing market, examines trends in the housing market economic opportunities of Orange County, identifies shortcomings in affordable housing countywide, determines goals for the next five years, and proposes strategies to meet those goals.
The AHSP focuses on the status and interaction of four (4) fundamental conditions within the community:
o The rental and homeowner housing market;
o Economic trends, specifically in terms of household income;
o The provision of financial assistance for dwellings;
o Public policies and actions affecting affordable housing.