Housing Subsidies

Pittsburgh mayor Bill Peduto thinks Section 8 housing subsidies could get two birds with one stone: help low-income households find affordable housing and reduce blight.
Jan 12, 2016   Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Ending one housing subsidy for households making over $100,000 a year could fund housing vouchers for everyone who needs them.
Jan 6, 2016   City Observatory
Exploring the persistence of racial segregation as a result of U.S. housing policies—policies intended to break patterns of segregation, not reproduce them.
Jun 10, 2015   The Atlantic
The Department of Housing and Urban Development recently released data about households receiving federal housing assistance. Lisa Sturtevant, writing for the National Housing Conference, provides an overview of the data.
Jul 22, 2014   National Housing Conference
The mayors of Canada's 22 largest municipalities are pushing the federal government to extend a subsidy program used to assist 600,000 low-income households that is due to expire next year.
Jun 3, 2013   The Globe and Mail
With Gov. Schwarzenegger promising $200 million in tax credits to homebuyers, Paul Shigley says it's worth looking closely at the promises that such credits create new jobs and bolster the economy.
Mar 26, 2010   California Planning & Development Report