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Housing Policy Briefs

Housing Policy Briefs
October 17, 2018
SustainableCT
SustainableCT has announced the inaugural class of certified communities. Twenty-two cities and towns across Connecticut have received SustainableCT certification.
Housing Policy Briefs
August 23, 2018
Cityscape: A Journal of Policy Development and Research
A new research report from explores the diverse factors that might account for a household’s length of stay in an assisted housing unit.
Housing Policy Briefs
August 23, 2018
Cityscape: A Journal of Policy Development and Research
A new report published by Johns Hopkins University researchers explores alternative housing quality indices as they relate to both assisted and unassisted housing stock.
Housing Policy Briefs
August 23, 2018
Office of the Governor
Governor Malloy announced a $61.5 million investment to 20 municipalities throughout CT to support affordable housing development, revitalize senior housing, and promote affordable homeownership.
Housing Policy Briefs
August 23, 2018
Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies released its 2018 The State of the Nation’s Housing report exploring housing trends and recommendations for addressing the housing affordability crisis.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
July 18, 2018
Brandeis University’s Institute for Child, Youth and Family Policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Brandies University has published new research exploring the tradeoff between housing affordability, unit size, and educational opportunities that families with children face.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 18, 2018
Terner Center
A new Terner Center report explores the economic outcomes of residents living in LIHTC properties, finding tenants in those properties are offered affordability, quality housing, and stability.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
July 18, 2018
Urban Institute
A new Urban Institute report analyzes why homeownership rates are so low among millennials, and provides policy recommendations for increasing homeownership opportunities among young people.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
July 18, 2018
New Democrat Coalition
The New Democrat Coalition released a new report analyzing high housing costs in relation to slow construction, finding the need for millions of housing units to be constructed across the country.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs
July 18, 2018
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
NLIHC’s Our Homes, Our Votes initiative is offering multiple online webinar sessions focused on increasing voter participation among low income renters.