Reports and Publications

 
Community Development, Reports and Publications
March 20, 2013
UConn Center for Land Use Education & Research
UConn Center for Land Use Education & Research (CLEAR) has released its second progress report covering the period from 2007-2012. CLEAR provides an essential service to the state’s...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
March 20, 2013
Institute on Assets and Social Policy (IASP) at Brandeis University
The wealth gap between white and African American families increased from $85,000 in 1984 to $236,500 in 2009 according to a new report, The Roots of the Widening Racial Wealth Gap: Explaining the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications
March 20, 2013
Bipartisan Policy Center
A new report by the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) charts a potential path forward for the nation’s housing policy, focusing on America’s challenges in the single-family and...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Reports and Publications, State News
March 18, 2013
The Warren Group
January 2013 was the 13th consecutive month for increases in sales of single-family homes in Connecticut. 1,519 single-family homes were sold, a 14% increase from the same time last year....
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
March 13, 2013
National Low Income Housing Coalition and the Connecticut Housing Coalition
An individual in Connecticut would have to earn $23.22/hr to make enough to afford a two-bedroom apartment in Connecticut without spending more than 30% of their income on housing costs.  A two-...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
March 06, 2013
US Department of Housing and Urban Development
A new report from The US Department of Housing and Urban Development reveals daunting numbers, with approximately two very low income households with worst case needs for every low income household...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News, Supportive Housing
March 05, 2013
State of CT Office of Fiscal Analysis
On March 1, 2013, the Office of Fiscal Analysis (OFA) released the estimated impact Connecticut will feel from the sequester. Statewide, Connecticut could see a $58.7 million reduction in federal...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
March 04, 2013
Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
The nation as a whole spent $275 billion on home improvements and repairs during 2011, more than what was spent on clothing, furniture and home furnishings, and electronics and appliances, according...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
March 01, 2013
National Housing Conference and Center for Housing Policy
The National Housing Conference and the Center for Housing Policy have made available resources that document and explain lifecycle underwriting,  an innovative new approach to analyze the costs...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
March 01, 2013
National Low Income Housing Coalition
The majority of extremely low income (ELI) households in Connecticut spent more than 50% of their income on housing costs in 2011(see below for a list of definitions regarding income categories). For...
 

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