Brief Renters A Key to Housing Market
Robert I. Lerman
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If Congress and the Obama administration want to encourage housing demand without breaking the government bank, says Institute Fellow Robert Lerman, they should allow low-income recipients of rent subsidies to buy homes and use their subsidies to help pay the monthly mortgage, tax and insurance costs.
Research Areas Housing
Tags Federal housing programs and policies Housing vouchers and mobility Housing markets Public and assisted housing