HousingWorks RI is pleased to introduce our Summer 2013 intern, Courtland Hall. Courtland will work closely with research and policy associate Jessica Cigna to study Rhode Island's foreclosure data in support of HWRI's Quarterly Foreclosure Reports and help analyze data for the 2013 Housing Fact Book.
Across the nation, both nonprofits and local governments are grappling with how to meet their communities housing needs with fewer or decreased resources. Recognizing this shared endeavor, Habitat for Humanity International commissioned the Urban Institute to examine what tools are necessary to "build strong, sustainable collaborations to meet communities' post-recession challenges."
HousingWorks RI has released a new Issue Brief entitled Historic Preservation and Affordable Housing: A smart investment in Rhode Island's economy.
Having a strong historic preservation tax credit program that incorporates long-term affordable housing is a strategic investment for Rhode Island’s economy. The Issue Brief examines how other New England states with an abundant stock of historic properties [...] Read more >