Urban Edge: Oct 14, 2019

Federal transit funding could be tied to housing production if this bill passes

America has a shortage of 7.2 million affordable homes, and 8.1 million Americans spend more than half of their income on housing, according to the National Low Income Housing Coalition.

Aerial view of a city
News Story
: Sep 25, 2019
Housing, Transportation

Flood buyout recipients likely to move to equally flood-prone, whiter, wealthier areas, study shows

Rice University researchers found flood victims accept federal buyouts as long as their new neighborhood is whiter and wealthier than their former. 

Car under flood water floodwater
News Story
: Sep 5, 2019
Housing, Hurricane Harvey
Kids working in class
Kinder Institute Research
: Aug 22, 2019