From The Stranger Posted by Anna Minard on Mon, Feb [...]
The Seattle City Council commissioned this study to assess the impact of their Incentive Zoning policy.
Do inclusionary housing requirements just drive up the cost of market rate housing?
Review of Is Inclusionary Zoning Inclusionary?, by Heather L. Schwartz, [...]
Can lower income families build wealth in resale price restricted homes? This paper presents surprising findings from data collected by one mature program.
I wrote and narrated this 14 minute video introducing the concept of Shared Equity Homeownership and profiling several leading programs and their residents.
Based on interviews with dozens of practitioners from around the country, this guidebook is intended to help local government policymakers to develop stronger partnerships with local Community Land Trusts to develop and monitor permanently affordable homeownership units.
This 15 minute video presentation looks more closely at local affordable homeownership programs from the point of view of asset building. Can affordable ownership programs be seen as asset building strategies? How do they compare with traditional ownership?
This paper outlines some of the challenges of ongoing administration of Inclusionary housing programs and highlights the policies, procedures and systems that successful programs have been using to address these challenges.
This paper prepared for a national convening on Shared Equity Homeownership, outlines the key stewardship functions necessary for monitoring affordable ownership units and profiles strategies used in several communities.