Buttigieg Housing Plan Includes Investing $430 Billion in LIHTCs, Other Measures

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:30am

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg today released a plan that includes spending $430 billion on affordable housing measures. Buttigieg’s plan includes more investment in low-income housing tax credits, as well more investment in the Housing Trust Fund, Capital Magnet Fund, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s HOME funds and Community Development Block Grants. Buttigieg’s plan also says that his administration would invest $170 billion to ensure that all eligible families with children receive housing choice vouchers and have access to wraparound services that unlock high-opportunity neighborhoods.