Increasing Housing Supply and Attainability Improving Rules & Engagement to Build More Housing

By | June 3, 2019

This report from the Urban Land Institute Washington examines two critical factors that impact the ability to provide sufficient housing opportunities in the DC metro area – the local regulatory and approval process for development, and gaining community acceptance.

Research Justifications – Supplement to Building Northern Virginia’s Future: Policies to Create a More Affordable, Equitable Housing Supply

By | June 3, 2019

This supplement provides the research and analysis that informed the findings and recommendations of the main publication.

Building Northern Virginia’s Future: Policies to Create a More Affordable, Equitable Housing Supply

By | June 3, 2019

NVAHA’s latest research on how Northern Virginia can accommodate regional growth that ensures economic vitality and extends opportunities to under served communities.

Northern Virginia’s Preservation Challenge Trends, Threats and Opportunities

By | June 3, 2019

This report examines how Northern Virginia can address the continued threat to our older, market-affordable housing stock that is home to thousands of low and moderate income households. This research continues the analysis that NVAHA provided in Charting A Way Forward: Preserving Market Rate Affordable Housing in Northern Virginia’s Inner Suburbs in 2011.

Meeting the Region’s Current and Future Housing Needs

By | November 24, 2018

This September 2018 memo from the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Executive Director to the COG Board provides an analysis and assessment of the region’s current housing challenges, and the need to increase production and preservation efforts to sustain economic growth.

A Guidebook for Increasing Housing Affordability in the Greater Washington Region

By | November 23, 2018

Local Resources and Strategies for Housing Production and Preservation

Getting Ahead: The Uneven Opportunity Landscape in Northern Virginia

By | November 21, 2018

This Northern Virginia Health Foundation commissioned report finds that getting ahead is much tougher in some neighborhoods of Northern Virginia than in others: Fifteen “islands of disadvantage,” where people face multiple, serious challenges, are interspersed among some of the region’s wealthiest communities.

Who Wants Affordable Housing in their Backyard?

By | November 12, 2018

An analysis of Low Income Property Development from Stanford University researchers.

The Role of Anchor Institutions in Restoring Neighborhoods

By | November 12, 2018

Health Institutions as a Catalyst for Affordable Housing and Community Development

Addressing the Impact on Housing for Virginia’s Economy

By | November 12, 2018

Transportation, Housing Affordability and Economic Development in the Commonwealth. One in a series of reports from the Governor’s Housing Policy Advisory Council 2017.