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Housing Policy Briefs

Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
May 03, 2017
Heartland Alliance National Initiatives on Poverty and Economic Opportunity
The Heartland Alliance National Initiatives on Poverty and Economic Opportunity’s new report provides instructions on how to include job services as a key element of rapid re-housing programs.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
May 03, 2017
New Brookings Institution report examines the effects of discriminatory land use regulations, and provides policy recommendations for addressing these outdated regulations.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Housing Policy Briefs, State News
May 03, 2017
CT Realtors and The Warren Group
CT Realtors and The Warren Group report increases in sales and sales prices for homes in Connecticut in March. These increases were realized for both single family homes and townhouses/condominiums.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
May 03, 2017
National Fair Housing Alliance
NFHA reports data and analysis on housing discrimination complaints nationally, and posing recommendations to addressing housing discrimination and racial segregation.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
May 03, 2017
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Census Bureau
HUD and U.S .Census Bureau report new single-family home sales have increased by approximately 15% from the same time last year. The Northeast saw a spike of 22% from the same time last year.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, State News
May 03, 2017
HUD recently released its Fiscal Year 2017 Income Limits.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, State News, Supportive Housing
April 26, 2017
Youth and Family Services of Old Saybrook
Join the movement to end youth and young adult homelessness by supporting students in Old Saybrook as they build a cardboard community in which they will reside on the evening of April 28th.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, Supportive Housing
April 19, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
Conversations with kids are eye-opening. The Partnership’s Policy Director glimpses homelessness through the eyes of his kids during an outing in NYC, and it raises important questions for all of us.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, State News
April 18, 2017
CT Office of Policy and Management (OPM)
OPM has issued a RFA seeking applications for their 2017 Responsible Growth and Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Program. Applications are due Friday, June 23, 2017 at 4:00pm.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
April 18, 2017
CoreLogic
CoreLogic discusses recent trends in labor mobility and homeownership nationally. The report finds that buying decisions are being driven by economic opportunities, affordability, and weather.