As a crucial steppingstone to opportunity, fair and affordable housing for all of America’s communities is core to The Opportunity Agenda’s mission. We, therefore, applaud HUD’s efforts to revitalize its duty to administer all housing and community development programs “in a manner affirmatively to further the policies of [the Fair Housing Act].” Attached are our recommendations, and proposed model regulatory language, for changes to HUD’s existing affirmatively further fair housing (“AFFH”) regulations.