About Us

Empowering people to develop thriving diverse communities

Alliance for Building Communities (ABC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit agency with its home office located at 532 Walnut Street in downtown Allentown. ABC is an Equal Opportunity affordable housing provider that adheres to regulations set by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and employs HUD-certified housing counselors.

In existence since 1975, ABC serves an area in northeastern Pennsylvania that includes Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Carbon, Monroe and Schuylkill Counties. The agency’s team is made up of 20 to 23 employees and a volunteer board.

By the Numbers


Years of Service


Number of Living Units
(Homes & Apartments) Owned and Managed by ABC


Number of Senior Citizens
& Family Members Housed


Estimated Annual Taxes
Paid to Local Municipalities


Counties Served
by ABC Properties & Management

We proudly serve Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Berks, Schuylkill, & Monroe Counties

ABC is here for you.

ABC manages and develops affordable housing in mid- to high-density population communities of Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Berks, Schuylkill and Monroe Counties of Pennsylvania.