ROOFLINESblogging beyond bricks & mortar
A few months ago I wrote a piece for Shelterforce and a related piece for Rooflines …
November 18 · Industry News »
Cheryl Cassell, director of NCRC’s Housing Counseling Network, has been named co-chair of the HUD Coalition of National Intermediaries. more
November 15 · Industry News »
The Law Center honored Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI), Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, and Judy Curtis for their work to end homelessness at the 15th Annual McKinney-Vento Awards last wee more
Resale-restricted, owner-occupied housing (also known as “shared-equity homeownership”) offers an option for bringing homeownership within reach for lower-income households. Few standardized policies and procedures exist for valuing and taxing resale-restricted homes, even in states where public policy favors this category of housing. Because little research has been done in the United States to document the various ways this housing is taxed or to evaluate methods of taxation, this paper by former NHI Research Director Carla J. Robinson aims to fill the information gap.