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Affordable Housing

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This article from Shelterforce explores the struggle of nonprofit affordable housing owners who are committed to no evictions as waves of unemployment hit, but are hoping that relief comes for them and their tenants in time to keep their properties afloat.

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Local Housing Solutions put together a document that provides a brief overview of the strategies localities have employed to keep their communities safe during the novel Coronavirus pandemic.

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This report from The Center for Active Design draws on the experiences of hospitals and health systems that have invested in affordable housing as a way to improve public health outcomes in their communities.

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This blog from the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University summarizes from their recent State of the Nation's Housing report, which offers evidence that the country is in the midst of a housing affordability crisis.

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This report, "Measuring and Understanding Home Repair Costs," from the Philadelphia Fed and PolicyMap provides a new measure of housing quality and home repair needs based on American Housing Survey data.

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The guide from Urban Institute examines the motivations, opportunities, and barriers nonprofit hospitals and health systems face to initiating and broadening investments in housing development.

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In this report from the National League of Cities, readers will find an analysis of the factors that caused the housing crisis, case studies of cities implementing innovative solutions and recommendations for both local and federal leaders.

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From the archives

Families thrive when they live in affordable, high quality and healthy housing. LISC created a green and healthy framework to integrate cost effective healthy and green practices into existing affordable housing rehabilitation and property management.

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