Mercy Housing is redefining affordable, low-income housing. We’re a national nonprofit organization that is working to build a more humane world where poverty is alleviated, communities are healthy and all people can develop their full potential.

Mercy Housing is one of the nation’s largest affordable housing organizations. We participate in the development, preservation, management and/or financing of affordable, program-enriched housing across the country. We acquire and renovate existing housing, as well as develop new affordable rental properties.

Our History

Our Vision

Mercy Housing is committed to creating affordable homes and inspiring dreams as we work with residents and partners to establish engaged, strong, and inclusive communities.

Our Mission

To create stable, vibrant, and healthy communities by developing, financing, and operating affordable, program-enriched housing for families, seniors, and people with special needs who lack the economic resources to access quality, safe housing opportunities.

Our Values

Mercy Housing holds as its core values:


A basic perspective and behavior which is attentive, considerate and shows special regard for the inherent dignity of persons and the sacredness of creation.


The fair and impartial treatment of others.


The ability to see need and respond with compassion.

How We Make A Difference



We develop affordable, program-enriched housing for low-and-moderate-income populations throughout the United States.

Resident Services

We provide extended support including health and wellness, financial stability, after-school programs and more.

Community Development

Community Development

Mercy Housing offers loans and support to communities and infrastructure projects that create and sustain affordable housing.

We Are Committed to Racial Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

At Mercy Housing, we believe in fostering a diverse and equitable environment. Our collective approach keeps communities inspired to share their passion, talent, and ideas. We are dedicated to facilitating an inclusive culture as we serve society with respect and dignity.

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“Things really started to change when I moved into my Mercy Housing community...I felt grounded and safe. Having housing allowed me to push as hard as I did to get through school because I could focus."