Affordable Housing

Inside of the brightly lit Board of County Commissioners Chambers the Housing for All Task Force members sit in front of the dais at tables arranged in an oval shape as they discuss the items on the agenda. Individuals from the public are seated in the audience section.

Housing for All Task Force Begins Tackling Affordable Housing Crisis

According to the 2016 American Community Survey, an estimated 31 percent of Central Florida households are considered cost burdened and carrying housing costs that...

Mayor Demings is joined alongside panel members standing for a photo. There are nine men and women standing side by side wearing professional outfits.

National Forum for Black Public Administrators Meet In Orange County to Discuss Community Leadership and Engagement

The National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA) recently held its annual national conference at the Hilton Orlando and hosted more than 1,000 African-American...

Regional Affordable Housing Initiative

Central Florida Regional Affordable Housing Initiative Honored for 2018 Award of Excellence by the National Association for County Community and Economic Development

The National Association for County Community and Economic Development (NACCED) recently presented Orange County Government along with its partners – the City of Orlando,...

Mayor Jacobs and community leaders standing for a photo

Purpose Built Communities Conference Recognizes Revitalization in Orange County

The 9th Annual Purpose Built Communities Conference, held at the Hyatt Regency Orlando on International Drive, hosted more than 300 attendees from across the...

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Discusses State of Orange County with West Orange Chamber of Commerce

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Discusses State of Orange County with West Orange Chamber of Commerce

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs was a panelist at the West Orange Chamber of Commerce’s (WOCC) annual Mayoral Update Luncheon on May 23. The...

Mayor Jacobs at a podium

Mayor Jacobs Delivers 2018 State of the County Address at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed hundreds of residents to her eighth and final State of the County address at the Dr. Phillips Center...

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs Hosts Third Regional Affordable Housing Workshop with partners from Orange, Seminole and Osceola Counties and the City of Orlando to Explore Regulatory and Financial Strategies to Grow Affordable Housing Supply in the Region
Family in front of a home

Orange County Division of Building Safety Fast Tracks Habitat Homes with Speedy Permitting

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando recently partnered with five builders to build five homes for future Habitat homeowners in just five days. The...

Wayne Densch Center Groundbreaking

Wayne Densch Center Expands Affordable Housing through $8.8 Million Renovation

Representatives from Ability Housing, Florida Hospital/Adventist Health System and the Town of Eatonville joined Orange County Vice-Mayor and District 6 Commissioner Victoria P. Siplin...