Research Report Housing in the Nation's Capital 2006
Margery Austin Turner, G. Thomas Kingsley, Kathryn L.S. Pettit, Jennifer Comey, Barika X. Williams, Mark Woolley, Jessica Cigna
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This is the fifth in a series of annual reports that analyzes the most current data on housing conditions and trends in the District of Columbia and the surrounding suburbs. This year's report focuses on linkages between housing and schools in the District of Columbia and the metropolitan region. The availability and quality of public schools play a critical role in shaping demand for housing, and, correspondingly, housing market trends shape school enrollment patterns. To explore these issues, this report reviews trends in housing and public school enrollment in the Washington region, with more in-depth coverage of the District's neighborhoods.

Research Areas Education Neighborhoods, cities, and metros Housing
Tags Housing markets K-12 education
Policy Centers Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center
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