In the last two 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 2019, Carrboro has achieved 82% of this goal, or 70 homes. This includes the proposed CASA development.
The Goals & Strategies document has an additional goal of creating 470 rental units by 2024. As of July 2019, Carrboro has achieved 79% of this goal, or 370 units. These include The Landings at Winmore and Shelton Station apartment communities.