The mission of the Housing Consortium of Everett and Snohomish County
is to provide strategic leadership in crafting policy and program
solutions to affordable housing challenges in Snohomish County.


We are a coalition of organizations and individuals concerned about
affordable housing in Snohomish County. We center our work around
the themes of education, advocacy and resources.


Our vision for the future is that Snohomish County leaders and residents
collaborate to provide safe, secure, affordable housing opportunities
for all members of our community, regardless of their economic situation.


The Housing Consortium of Everett and Snohomish County is working to implement Housing Within Reach: A Call to Action for Snohomish County Communities, a ten year plan to more than double the amount of affordable housing in our community. Housing Within Reach describes strategies and outlines actions that will provide incentives, increase available funding and develop the capacity for developing affordable housing in Snohomish County.


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Did you know?
The hourly wage needed to afford a 2 bedroom apartment is $18.98, while the minimum wage is Washington State is $8.55.
Did you know?
A family with a median household income can\'t qualify for a mortgage for a median priced home.
Did you know?
In Snohomish County, 224 households may lose their homes this year due to mobile homes park closures.
Did you know?
A minimum wage worker needs to work a minimum of 89 hours per week to afford a two bedroom apartment.
Did you know?
Families with children make up 30% of the homeless in Snohomish County.
Did you know?
On an average night, over 2,300 people are homeless in Snohomish County.

Upcoming Events

Affordable Housing Breakfasts

  • December 5, 2013
  • March 6, 2014

Affordable Housing Conference

  • June 13, 2014

2013 Conference

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Conference Presentations

Conference Sponsors

  • BECU
  • Beacon Development Group
  • Citi
  • KeyBank
  • Shelter Resources, Inc
  • WA State Housing Finance Commission
  • Enterprise Community Partners
  • Pacifica Law Group