Nonprofit law firm with unique expertise in affordable, sustainable housing and its related components — community and economic development, utility matters and preservation of home ownership.
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Primary geographic focus: Pennsylvania
Organization type(s): Provider
RHLS provides innovative project and policy solutions that help create sustainable communities offering decent, safe and affordable housing for lower-income Pennsylvanians.
Our mission is to work to create housing and economic opportunity in under-served communities in Pennsylvania and to effect systematic change for the benefit of lower-income households statewide.
RHLS achieves its mission by:
- Providing free legal services and technical assistance to community-based organizations that develop affordable housing and engage in economic development activities that benefit low-income people;
- Informing, training and supporting consumers and those who serve consumers, on housing and utility issues; and
- Engaging in policy analysis and promoting system innovations focused on critical housing, economic development, neighborhood revitalization and utility issues.
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