Brief What Next for Distressed Public Housing?
Margery Austin Turner, G. Thomas Kingsley, Susan J. Popkin, Martin D. Abravanel
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The Urban Institute's Center on Metropolitan Housing and Communities has just released two major reviews of research on the HOPE VI experience to date that offer five fundamental lessons for the next generation of public housing revitalization. The research record strongly supports continuing a flexible investment initiative like HOPE VI. But HOPE VI (or a successor) can and should be substantially strengthened based on lessons learned to date. In addition, the HOPE VI experience has broader applicability to the public housing program as a whole.
Research Areas Neighborhoods, cities, and metros Housing
Tags Federal housing programs and policies
Policy Centers Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center