In the last three years, significant progress has been made in the creation and preservation of affordable housing in Carrboro. The Town's Affordable Housing Goals & Strategies document has a goal of creating 85 units for homeownership by 2024. As of July 2020, Carrboro has achieved 82% of this goal, or 71 homes.
The Goals & Strategies document has an additional goal of creating 470 rental units by 2024. As of July 2020, Carrboro has achieved 79% of this goal, or 372 units.