Maine Affordable Housing Coalition

 PORTLAND, Maine _ Almost 9000 Maine seniors are currently waiting for affordable housing. That's according to data released by the Maine Real Estate Managers Association, the members of which are landlords and property managers, who must often tell seniors that no housing is available.

AUGUSTA, Maine - A bipartisan group of lawmakers and housing advocates today urged passaged of a $65 million bond package aimed at creating 1,000 new energy-efficient senior housing units in all 16 Maine counties.