Affordable Housing | How Housing Matters

Results for Tag "Affordable Housing"
1 2

Writing a Prescription for Housing

by Aaron Shroyer
Research estimates that behaviors, social circumstances, and environment—broadly known as social determinants of health—determine approximately 60 percent of our overall health,…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Low-Income Homeowners and Renters are Similarly Burdened by Housing Costs

by Laurie Goodman and Bhargavi Ganesh
With limited supply and skyrocketing housing costs, renters and homeowners face severe housing affordability issues. A higher share of renters face severe…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Transportation Advantages Can Allow Redevelopment without Gentrification in Shrinking Cities

Redevelopment can occur without causing gentrification in shrinking cities, according to J. Rosie Tighe and Joanna P. Ganning in Housing Policy Debate. Focusing on cities that lost at least 17…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

The Effects of Recent Policies on Housing Affordability in San Francisco

Do state and local policies improve housing affordability for households in San Francisco? In a recent report, the Bay Area Council Economic Institute analyzed 20 proposed and enacted policies from…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Strategies for Economic Diversity in Gentrifying Areas

As local attention turns to rising challenges with housing affordability and gentrification, cities can pursue several strategies “to supplement policies that encourage new development with those…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Child Homelessness Leads to Preventable Health Care Costs

Past research from the Children’s Health Watch has shown that homelessness, both pre-natal and post-natal has a detrimental impact on the health of children. Compared to children that have not…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Does Federal Rental Assistance Open Access to Walkable Neighborhoods?

The demand for housing in walkable communities has increased in recent years, while the supply of affordable housing has not kept pace with the need. These trends prompted researchers at Arizona…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Opportunities for Asset Building in Subsidized Housing

A report from Compass Working Capital, a nonprofit financial services provider, offers ideas for increasing asset building opportunities for families in subsidized housing. The report is based on a…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

International Comparison Yields Ideas for Strengthening Housing Policy

As three quarters of Americans with eligible incomes receive no federal housing assistance, the Housing Partnership Network (HPN), a collaborative that engages nonprofit affordable housing and…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

Preventing Displacement in Changing Neighborhoods

For decades after the riots that followed Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination in 1968, Washington, D.C.’s Columbia Heights neighborhood remained scarred. Schools declined, crime rose, and…

ShareShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
1 2

Advanced Options

Filter Search:
Month
Day
Year
Events Calendar
Filter Search:
Month
Day
Year
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
Thursday, April 8, 2014
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Please select year

OK
X