The City-CLT PartnershipPolicy BriefResearch Report

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 that have chosen to partner with land trusts to produce permanently affordable homeownership opportunities.

Table of Contents:

  1. Introducing the CLT
  2. Supporting CLT Startups
  3. Building the CLT portfolio
  4. Sustaining CLT operations
  5. Taxing CLT property
  6. Regulating CLT activities
  7. Trends in City CLT Partnerships