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New directions for federal housing policy

Robert Schafer

New directions for federal housing policy

by Robert Schafer

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Published by Dept. of City and Regional Planning, Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing policy -- United States,
  • Housing subsidies -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.13-16

    StatementRobert Schafer
    SeriesUrban planning policy analysis and administration : Policy note -- P77-5, Urban planning policy analysis and administration -- P77-5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22783943M

      A housing policy that is both federal and federalist—galvanizing the network of highly skilled state and local housing agencies, nonprofit intermediaries and private sector actors that has Author: Bruce Katz. The essential primer for its matter, Housing Policy in the United States, has been significantly revised in the wake of the near-collapse of the housing market and the nation’s present indicators of .

    Report of the Housing Commission of the Bipartisan Policy Center Housing America’s Future: New Directions for Federal Housing Policy Link to the Executive Summary; Link to the Full Report Visit with Commissioner Nan Roman, May 1, The report focuses on several programs that are successfully operating in Vermont. Following are. Housing Policy in the United States is an essential guidebook to, and textbook for, housing policy, it is written for students, practitioners, government officials, real estate developers, and policy discusses the most important issues in the field, introduces key concepts and institutions, and examines the most important programs/5.

    Federal Housing Policy Federal investments in affordable housing have lifted millions of families out of poverty. Multiple sources, including federal investment, helped restore the homeownership development on Parkis Avenue in Providence back into productive use. The HOLC also developed a comprehensive housing plan that served as the basis for the National Housing Act of This law created the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) that insured banks, mortgage companies, and other lenders, thereby encouraging the construction of new homes and the repair of existing structures.


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