July 21, 2011 - Publication
Living Cities today formally announced the release of a study analyzing whole building utility usage databases for the nation’s multifamily housing stock.
December 14, 2010 - Press Release
An innovative partnership to finance the preservation of federally-subsidized rental housing in underserved markets brings together major financial institutions, philanthropy, and the federal government.
October 26, 2010 - From The Field
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed into law a bill to extend through 2016 the Illinois Affordable Housing Tax Credit, a valuable tool in financing the creation and preservation of affordable rental housing. Chicago Rehab Network, a ...
May 27, 2010 - From The Field
The Illinois General Assembly passed a bill that requires five state agencies to use the Housing and Transportation Index when planning and making public investment decisions around the state.
April 29, 2010 - From The Field
A new report identifies some positive outcomes of the Preservation Compact, a MacArthur-supported affordable housing preservation initiative in Cook County.
December 23, 2009 - From The Field
More than 60 percent of Seattle voters approved, for the second time, a levy that will fund the construction or preservation of apartment buildings that serve low- to moderate-income seniors and disabled people, formerly-homeless individuals, and ...
November 30, 2009 - Publication
New research by the National Low Income Housing Coalition, a MacArthur grantee, finds a shortage of affordable rental housing for the lowest income households in the U.S.
June 30, 2009 - From The Field
A recent decision by the 9th Circuit Court protects thousands of low-income people in affordable rental housing in rural areas in California and the Northwest.
June 23, 2009 - Publication
This publication describes Window of Opportunity projects in 37 states.