Use PolicyMap to aid in affordable housing preservation efforts by identifying where existing Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) properties may be at risk of losing affordability.
Posts about data on home sales, home values, rental units, residential buildings, vacancy, affordability, cost burdens, federal housing programs and more.
Recent housekeeping on the Housing menu in PolicyMap includes reorganization and adding new datasets.
Well, we do, at least. Census ACS property tax data shows where home owners are paying the most taxes, and where municipalities are most reliant on them.
Tracking vacancy trends is a need shared across all sectors. We enhanced the vacancy data offered on PolicyMap, and it is now available through Q4 of 2015.
The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program is a federal program that has been implemented over the last three decades to encourage the acquisition, rehabilitation, and new construction of rental housing targeted to lower-income households. Since its inception in 1986, LIHTC has contributed to the leveraging of nearly $100 billion in private investment capital, resulting […]