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Denver Community Center Offers Surplus Land for Affordable Housing
Denver Community Center Offers Surplus Land for Affordable Housing

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs), many of whom have very low incomes, tend to have difficulty finding safe and affordable housing.



Making ADU Development Equitable in California
Making ADU Development Equitable in California

Persistent housing shortages in California and the resulting high housing costs prompted state lawmakers, starting in 2016, to pass a series of laws legalizing and facilitating the construction of accessory dwelling units (ADUs) in the state.


Housing in Northern Alaska
Housing in Northern Alaska

The Taġiuġmiullu Nunamiullu Housing Authority (TNHA) is based in Utqiaġvik, Alaska, the northernmost community in the United States.



Redevelopment of County Office Space Includes New Affordable Housing Units in Austin, Texas
Redevelopment of County Office Space Includes New Affordable Housing Units in Austin, Texas

In 2016, Travis County partnered with developer DMA Companies to construct Travis Flats, an affordable housing development located within the boundaries of multiple revitalization plans commissioned by the county and the city of Austin, Texas.


A Tiny Home for Little Diomede, Alaska
A Tiny Home for Little Diomede, Alaska

Ensuring sufficient affordable housing is a challenge for many communities, but in the Bering Strait region of Alaska, topography, climate, and a lack of infrastructure can make housing construction especially challenging.


Building a New Multigenerational Neighborhood in Eagle River, Alaska
Building a New Multigenerational Neighborhood in Eagle River, Alaska

In Eagle River, Alaska, located approximately 15 miles from downtown Anchorage, the Cook Inlet Housing Authority (CIHA) is helping revitalize the city’s downtown while providing affordable housing and green amenities to seniors, families, and other residents.


PD&R Quarterly Update: Climate and Housing
PD&R Quarterly Update: Climate and Housing

On September 22, 2022, HUD’s Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R) held its latest Quarterly Update event, which focused on climate and housing as well as HUD’s role in climate change mitigation and adaptation.


The Clinton Avenue Apartments Preserves Affordable Housing and a Piece of Albany’s Architectural History
The Clinton Avenue Apartments Preserves Affordable Housing and a Piece of Albany’s Architectural History

Reopened in summer 2021, the Clinton Avenue Apartments is a 210-unit, scattered-site affordable housing development in the Arbor Hill neighborhood of Albany, New York.


Lessons From Nonprofit Administrators of the Emergency Rental Assistance Program
Lessons From Nonprofit Administrators of the Emergency Rental Assistance Program

As the coronavirus pandemic has progressed, the structures in place to distribute aid to affected U.S. households have changed..



Mixed Income Artist Community Serves Downtown Baltimore
Mixed Income Artist Community Serves Downtown Baltimore

Four Ten Lofts is a new mixed-income community in downtown Baltimore, Maryland.



 

California Communities Use State Grant to Combat Climate Change and Rising Rents
Aerial view of Oakland, California.'

California Communities Use State Grant to Combat Climate Change and Rising Rents


 


Permanent Supportive Housing for New Jersey Veterans
Photograph of a four-story residential building with a parking lot in front.

The Gordon H. Mansfield Veterans Village in Tinton Falls, New Jersey, provides 70 units of permanent supportive housing for veterans.


 

Transfiguration Place Apartments Gains Its Third Life as Affordable Housing in Detroit’s Banglatown
Transfiguration Place Apartments Gains Its Third Life as Affordable Housing in Detroit’s Banglatown

Transfiguration Place Apartments Gains Its Third Life as Affordable Housing in Detroit’s Banglatown


 

Cedar Grove Becomes First Part of Billion-Dollar Redevelopment of Los Angeles Public Housing
Cedar Grove Becomes First Part of Billion-Dollar Redevelopment of Los Angeles Public Housing

Cedar Grove Becomes First Part of Billion-Dollar Redevelopment of Los Angeles Public Housing



 

Dr. Alice Moore Apartments Creates Supportive Affordable Housing in Southern Florida
Dr. Alice Moore Apartments Creates Supportive Affordable Housing in Southern Florida

Dr. Alice Moore Apartments is a new supportive housing development in the historic Northwood Shores neighborhood of West Palm Beach, Florida.


 

Housing Affordability in Transit-Oriented Developments
Housing Affordability in Transit-Oriented Developments

Transit-oriented developments (TODs) provide access to high-quality transit that connects residents to resources and amenities across a city or region.



 

 


Affordable Housing and Affordable Transit at Aspen Place
Affordable Housing and Affordable Transit at Aspen Place

Opened in 2019 on land once owned by the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Aspen Place is a 40-unit affordable development in the EcoVillage, a compact area in Cleveland, Ohio’s Detroit Shoreway neighborhood that is dedicated to environmental sustainability.


Applications of Emerging Digital Technology in Furthering Fair and Equitable Housing
Applications of Emerging Digital Technology in Furthering Fair and Equitable Housing

In March 2022, the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University hosted “Bringing Digitalization Home,” a symposium exploring how digital technology might influence how housing is built, used, and financed.



The 2022 Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition
The 2022 Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition

The 2022 Innovation in Affordable Housing (IAH) Student Design and Planning Competition partnered with Atlanta Housing (AH) to challenge the competitors to create innovative solutions for redeveloping the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center.


Supportive Housing Sustains Native American Culture and Addresses Homelessness in Seattle, Washington
Supportive Housing Sustains Native American Culture and Addresses Homelessness in Seattle, Washington

In King County, Washington, which includes the city of Seattle, Native Americans account for only 1 percent of the population but 15 percent of the total population of those experiencing homelessness and 32 percent of the total population of those experiencing chronic homelessness.