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Preservation of Affordable Homeownership: A Continuum of Strategies

This report, one of several related resources published by the Center for Housing Policy, provides an overview of the strategies available to help communities preserve affordability of assisted homeownership units and explains the pros and cons of different approaches.  The report describes grants, forgivable loans, deferred loans, shared appreciation loans, deed…

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Shared Equity Homeownership

This 150 page report produced by the National Housing Institute(NHI) was the first to group together several models of resale restricted homeownership under the general term “shared equity homeownership.” The report focuses on three models of housing tenure that use durable contractual controls to perpetuate the occupancy, eligibility, and affordability…

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The City-CLT Partnership

Community Land Trusts can offer a stable institutional structure for long term stewardship and monitoring of affordable homeownership units. This report produced by the Lincoln Institute for Land Policy provides an overview of the Community Land Trust model for local and state government policymakers and outlines best practices among cities…

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Inclusionary Housing Policy Brief

Cornerstone Partnership, in partnership with Local Progress, developed this policy brief that answers basic questions about Inclusionary Housing (or Inclusionary Zoning) policies. Excerpt: Local governments across the country are increasingly adopting inclusionary housing policies to expand the supply of affordable housing and to do so without requiring large investments of…

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Inclusionary Housing: Creating and Maintaining Inclusive Communities

This report was written by Rick Jacobus and published by the Lincoln Land Institute, with support from Cornerstone Partnership and National Community Land Trust Network. This is the go-to report for communities to strategically think through political, technical, legal, and practical considerations for inclusionary housing policies and programs to be successful.…

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