Northeast Michigan Housing Alliance (NEMHA)

Welcome to the Northeast Michigan Housing Alliance (NEMHA), a collaborative effort dedicated to addressing housing needs in our region. NEMHA brings together local governments, nonprofits, businesses, and community leaders to create equitable housing solutions for all Northeast Michigan residents.

Our Mission: NEMHA’s mission is to foster vibrant communities through affordable housing and community development. We believe in housing that caters to a broad spectrum of needs and aspirations, from single-family homes to senior housing, market-rate to workforce housing, and more.

Regional Housing Plan: We encourage you all to review our Northeast Michigan Regional Housing Plan in detail. This plan outlines our vision for housing in the region, emphasizing inclusivity, accessibility, and sustainable development. Our plan emphasizes inclusivity, accessibility, and sustainable development. It covers various housing types, including:

  • Single-family homes
  • First-time homebuyer programs
  • Condominiums
  • Market-rate housing
  • Workforce housing
  • Senior housing
  • And more

You can find the plan here.

Community Engagement Survey: Have your voice heard! Take our Community Engagement Survey to share your thoughts, concerns, and ideas about housing in Northeast Michigan. Your feedback will shape our strategies and ensure they align with the diverse needs of our residents.

Stay Informed on Facebook: Join our Facebook community to stay updated on NEMHA’s initiatives, events, and opportunities for engagement. Follow us at NEMHA Facebook Page for the latest news and discussions about housing in our region.

At NEMHA, we’re committed to creating thriving, inclusive communities where everyone has access to safe and affordable housing. Together, we can build a brighter future for Northeast Michigan. Join us in this important journey.

Contact NEMHA Region E Lead, Lenny Avery at 989.464.1245 or