Search NTEE Definitions
Number of codes found for 'L': 23
NAICS: 813319 Largest/examples L01
L01 - Alliances & Advocacy
Organizations whose activities focus on influencing public policy within the Housing, Shelter major group area. Includes a variety of activities from public education and influencing public opinion to lobbying national and state legislatures.
Key words: Fair Housing Advocacy; Fair Housing Promotion; Housing Alliances; Housing Coalitions; Housing Discriminationl Lobbying; Public Awareness
NAICS: 541618 Largest/examples L02
L02 - Management & Technical Assistance
Consultation, training, and other forms of management assistance services to nonprofit groups within the Housing, Shelter major group area.
Key words: Professional Continuing Education
NAICS: 813920 Largest/examples L03
L03 - Professional Societies & Associations
Learned societies, professional councils, and other organizations that bring together individuals or organizations with a common professional or vocational interest within the Housing, Shelter major group area.
Scope notes: Includes: Accreditation Boards;
NAICS: 541720 Largest/examples L05
L05 - Research Institutes & Public Policy Analysis
Organizations whose primary purpose is to conduct research and/or public policy analysis within the Housing, Shelter major group area.
NAICS: 813219 Largest/examples L11
L11 - Single Organization Support
Organizations existing as a fund-raising entity for a single institution within the Housing & Shelter major group area.
NAICS: 813219 Largest/examples L12
L12 - Fund Raising & Fund Distribution
Organizations that raise and distribute funds for multiple organizations within the Housing, Shelter major group area.
NAICS: 813219 Largest/examples L19
L19 - Support N.E.C.
Organizations that provide all forms of support except for financial assistance or fund raising for other organizations within the Housing, Shelter major group area.
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples: L20
L20 - Housing Development, Construction & Management
Organizations that build, rehabilitate, manage and/or provide rental housing for low-income individuals and families, older adults and people with disabilities; or which make purchasable housing available to low or moderate income families by offering lower priced housing and/or affordable payment plans, by arranging for interest or mortgage subsidies or by involving eventual owners in the construction process (sweat equity). Use this code for organizations that provide housing services for a wide range of individuals or for those that offer housing options for low income tenants that are not specified below.
Key words: Accessible Housing; Affordable Housing; Barrier-Free Housing; Habitat for Humanity; Housing Construction; Housing Cooperatives; Housing Development; Housing Management; Inexpensive Housing; Low Cost Housing; Low Income Housing; Low to Moderate Cost Housing; Low to Moderate Income Housing; Mobile Home Parks; Moderate Income Housing; Rooming Houses; Shared Housing; Single Room Occupancy; SRO Hotels; SRO Housing; SROs; Sweat Equity; Urban Homesteading
Scope notes: For housing expense assistance to organizations USE Common Codes L112 or L122; for housing expense assistance to individuals and/or families; USE Housing Expense Reduction Support (L82).
NAICS: 531110 Largest/examples L21
L21 - Low-Income & Subsidized Rental Housing
Organizations that develop, rehabilitate, manage and/or provide rental housing that is available to people who qualify on the basis of income, age or disability for publicly subsidized housing e.g., HUD housing or housing assistance under Section 8 of the Housing and Urban Development Act.
Key words: Farm Labor Housing Program; Federal Leased Housing; FMHA 515; Government Subsidized Housing; Housing and Urban Development Housing; Housing Authorities; HUD Housing; Leased Housing; Low and Moderate Income Housing; Low Income and Affordable Housing; Public Housing; Rent Subsidies; RHS Programs; Rural Housing Service; Section 202; Section 231; Section 236; Section 8; Section 811, Section 221(d)(3); Section 221(d)(4)Subsidized Housing; Subsidized Rental Housing
Scope notes: Use for all low-income housing programs where targeted populations are either not specified or include multiple target groups including but not limited to the elderly and/or people with disabilities.
USE L22 Senior Citizen Housing for independent housing options for the elderly and L24 Independent Housing for People with Disabilities for housing options for people with disabilities.
Prior to 1990, Section 202 of the National Housing Act included the elderly as well as individuals with disabilities. USE L22 for housing options for the elderly only or for housing options for both the elderly and people with disabilities.
NAICS: 623312 Largest/examples L22
L22 - Senior Citizens Housing & Retirement Communities
Residential options exclusively for older adults who want to have a simpler, maintenance-free lifestyle and enjoy the company of peers with common interests, or who require a moderate amount of support in the activities of daily living to maintain independent living.
Key words: Age Restricted Communities; Agency on Aging Apartments; Elderly Housing; HUD 202; Retirement Communities; Retirement Homes; Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly; Senior Apartment Complexes; Senior Citizens Housing; Senior Citizens Retirement Communities; Senior Congregate Living Facilities; Senior Retirement Communities
Scope notes: Includes: HUD Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly programs. Section 202 programs help expand the supply of affordable housing with supportive services for the elderly. It provides very low-income elderly with options that allow them to live independently but in an environment that provides support activities such as cleaning, cooking, transportation, etc.
Prior to 1990, Section 202 of the National Housing Act included the elderly as well as individuals with disabilities. USE L22 for housing options for the elderly only or for housing options for the elderly and people with disabilities.
See also: Nursing Facilities; Senior Continuing Care Communities
NAICS: 623990 Largest/examples L24
L24 - Independent Housing for People with Disabilities
Organizations that develop, manage and/or provide rental housing with the availability of supportive services for individuals with disabilities.
Key words: HUD 811; Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities.
Scope notes: Includes: HUD Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities.
Section 811 of the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, supercedes Section 202 Program of Housing for Handicapped. The purpose of the Section 811 program is to enable persons with disabilities to live independently within their communities by expanding the supply of housing that provides supportive services which address the individual health, mental health and other needs of the residents and is designed to accommodate these special needs.
USE L24 for housing options solely for individuals with disabilities; USE L22 for housing options solely for the elderly or for housing options for both the elderly and people with disabilities.
For users whose NTEE-CC system has not enabled this code, USE L21.
Code added 5/2005
See also: Senior Citizen Housing & Retirement Communities (L22)
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples L25
L25 - Housing Rehabilitation
Organizations that clear slums and renew or rehabilitate old housing and other structures including abandoned buildings in blighted and depressed residential neighborhoods in order to provide a safe, sanitary and pleasant place for people to live.
Scope notes: Use this code for organizations that rehabilitate housing stock for sale/rental. Use Home Improvement & Repairs (L81) for individual home owners.
See also: Home Improvement & Repairs
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples: L30
L30 - Housing Search Assistance
Organizations that assist people to find available purchasable or rental housing which meets their individual needs.
Key words: Home Purchase Listings; Home Rental Listings; Housing Search and Information; Relocation Assistance; Roommate Matching Assistance
NAICS: 624221 Largest/examples: L40
L40 - Temporary Housing
Organizations that provide a temporary place to stay for newcomers, travelers, people who are in crisis, or homeless individuals in the community.
Key words: Bridge Housing for Homeless People; Emergency Housing; Hostels; Temporary Accommodations; Transitional Housing; Transitional Living Centers; Transitional Shelter; Youth Hostels
Scope notes: Definition revised 10/2004
NAICS: 624221 Largest/examples L41
L41 - Homeless Shelters
Organizations that provide a temporary place to stay for people who have no permanent housing.
Key words: Bad Weather Shelters; Bridge Housing; Community Shelters; Mission Housing; Motel Vouchers; Urban Campsites
Scope notes: USE this code for organizations that might offer, in addition to temporary housing, food and other related services as well as training and counseling, case management, service coordination, etc., as long as shelter is a component of the services offered. For multiservice centers for the homeless that do not offer overnight accommodations, USE Homeless Centers (P85).
Excludes: Organizations providing transitional and emergency shelter for individuals and their families who are suffering from abuse and/or family violence, USE Family Violence Shelters (P43). Runaway shelters, USE Children & Youth Services (P30).
See also: Emergency Assistance (P60); Children & Youth Services (P30); Family Violence Shelters (P43); Homeless Centers (P85)
NAICS: 813990 Largest/examples: L50
L50 - Homeowners & Tenants Associations
Organizations that serve the interests of the community as a whole and provide services which meet the needs of people who own or rent apartments, condominiums, townhomes, mobile home parks or other housing complexes who are their members. Also included are complexes that are owned collectively by the people who live there.
Key words: Community Improvement Associations; Condominium Owners Associations; Cooperative Housing Ownership; Cooperative Ownership Associations; Co-ops Owners Associations; Home Owners Associations; Homeowners Associations; Housing Owners Associations; Renters; Tenants Associations
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples: L80
L80 - Housing Support
Organizations that provide supportive services which help people obtain and remain in suitable housing. Use this code for organizations that provide multiple supportive services or for supportive services specified below.
Key words: Home Purchase Counseling; Homeowner Purchase Counseling; Homeownership Counseling; Homeownership Education; Homeownership Training; Household Goods Storage Assistance; Housing Counsel; HUD Counseling Services; Mortgage Counseling; Moving Assistance
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples L81
L81 - Home Improvement & Repairs
Organizations that provide assistance for homeowners who need to upgrade their homes to make them attractive, safe, accessible and energy efficient.
Key words: Bathroom Accessibility Modifications; Christmas in April; Energy Conservation Home Improvement; Energy Conservation Rebates; Home Barrier Evaluation; Home Barrier Removal; Home Energy Conservation; Home Improvement; Home Rehabilitation; Home Repairs; Insulation; Kitchen Accessibility Modifications; Ramp Construction; Weather Stripping; Weatherization
Scope notes: Use this code for organizations that improve and repair home for individuals. Use Housing Rehabilitation (L25) for organizations that rehabilitate housing stock for sale/rental.
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples L82
L82 - Housing Expense Reduction Support
Organizations that provide home purchase or construction loans; finance new living accommodations; or pay current housing and/or utility bills for people who cannot afford to make the payments themselves and who qualify for this service on the basis of need or income.
Key words: Construction Loans; Electric Bill Payments Assistance; Gas Bill Payments Assistance; Home Purchase Loans; House Payment Assistance; Housing Costs; Housing Down Payment Assistance; Housing Expense Assistance; Housing Payments Assistance; Mortgage Payments Assistance; Moving Expense Assistance; Property Tax Relief; Rent Assistance; Rental Deposit Assistance; Security Deposit Assistance; Telephone Bill Payments Assistance; Utility Bill Payments Assistance; Water Bill Payments Assistance
Scope notes: Use this code for housing expense assistance to individuals and/or families; use Housing Development, Construction & Management codes plus Common Code FUNDRAISING & FUND DISTRIBUTION for housing expense assistance to organizations.
NAICS: 624229 Largest/examples L99
L99 - Housing & Shelter N.E.C.
Use this code for organizations that clearly provide housing or shelter services where the major purpose is unclear enough that a more specific code cannot be accurately assigned.