Challenges and Policy Options for Creating and Preserving Affordable Housing near Transit and in Other Location-Efficient Areas

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Challenges and Policy Options for Creating and Preserving Affordable Housing near Transit and in Other Location-Efficient Areas

January 20, 2011

Abstract

One goal of the new Interagency Partnership for Sustainable Communities is the promotion of affordable housing near transit. This report synthesizes discussions with practitioners and experts about the challenges of addressing this goal. These focus areas include developing inclusive, sustainable communities, ensuring long-term affordability, serving low-income residents, and promoting affordable housing in the broader neighborhood.

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