property tax, property tax assessment, property evaluation

Tax-Credit Housing Rehab

Ideas and Issues

May 31, 2021 Pearl River Rehabilitation of existing housing, or rehab for short, is the silver bullet that could make a huge dent in decent and affordable housing for low-and-moderate income families, and dramatically alter entire neighborhoods if such programs could be ratcheted up to scale. Single-family homes are not the answer to the affordable …

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New Neighborhood Data Offers Clues without Conclusions

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice

Seattle    Flying into Seattle I had in my hands an article about neighborhoods in Seattle and how they influenced, and perhaps determined, the future of children raised in those neighborhoods.  The article was based on Census data tracked assiduously by Bureau statisticians and researchers from Brown and Harvard Universities.  When we think about predictive data, …

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