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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
December 07, 2011
Higher housing costs drive more prolonged use of housing vouchers and the large majority of housing voucher recipients work, are elderly, or have disabilities, according to a new study from the...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
December 07, 2011
Forty-five percent of U.S. residents and 55% of all children live in households that lack economic security, according to a new study from Wider Opportunities for Women (WOW). The study, “...
Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 30, 2011
NLCHP
More cities across the country are criminalizing basic acts necessary for survival for people experiencing homelessness, according to a study from the National Law Center on Homelessness and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
November 29, 2011
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 15, 2011
The number of extreme-poverty neighborhoods, where at least 40 percent of individuals live below the poverty line, has risen nationally by nearly one third over the last decade, with numbers rising...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications
November 09, 2011
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has released the final evaluation of its Moving to Opportunity (MTO) demonstration program and has found mixed results during the nearly 20...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
November 09, 2011
Rents across the country continue to rise despite stagnating or declining renter household incomes, according to a new Housing Spotlight brief from the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
October 26, 2011
HUD
People who move from a poor neighborhood to a better-off neighborhood are less likely to be obese and have diabetes, according to a new study from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
October 25, 2011
A recent paper from the New England Public Policy Center at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston finds empirical evidence linking the availability of affordable housing to job growth in metropolitan...
Affordable Housing, Resources, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
October 19, 2011
By most measures, buying or renting a home remained an expensive and, too often, unaffordable proposition for Connecticut residents over the last year, despite a downturn in sales, price and demand...
 

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