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Adoption of High-Performance Housing Technologies Among U.S. Homebuilding Firms, 2000 Through 2010
This article describes foundational processes of a larger project examining U.S. home builders’ choices to adopt innovative housing technologies that improve the environmental performance of new single-family homes. Home ...
Housing Market Conditions and Housing Needs in Chesterfield County, VA 2000 and 2010
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2003-09)
This report is the final report provided to Chesterfield County, Virginia following a housing market and needs analysis performed by the Center for Housing Research. This report describes trends from 1990-2000, projects ...
Defining, Measuring, and Analyzing Community Reinvestment
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2014-06-09)
This report was prepared for the National Center for the Revitalization of Central Cities. The report is based on a statistical study of changes in residential investment in six cities between 1982 and 1992. This period ...
Partners in Housing: Virginia's Nonprofit Housing Sector
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1999-08)
Nonprofit housing organizations primarily exist to address the housing needs of low-income Virginians. This survey, conducted in 1998 through the leadership of VHDA, revealed a nonprofit housing sector that is maturing ...
Housing Conditions of Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1997-05)
This report determines the level of need for and interest in a housing loan program for migrant farmworker housing in Virginia and documents the housing conditions of migrant farmworkers in Virginia.
The Diffusion of Innovation in the Residential Building Industry
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2003-10)
This assessment reports on a survey mailed to a national sample of residential homebuilders to assess how they receive and process housing technology information. The successful diffusion of innovations in the residential ...
A Review of the Worst Case Housing Needs Measure
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2003-07)
This report is commissioned by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development and examines the concept of "housing need" and the worst-case housing needs measure and makes recommendations for improving the measure and ...
The 2001 Virginia Rural Homeless Survey
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2001-09)
The Virginia Center for Housing Research was commissioned by the Virginia Housing Study Commission, the Virginia Interagency Action Council for the Homeless, and the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development ...
Virginia Housing Facts - Units Lacking Indoor Plumbing
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1999-09)
Today, indoor plumbing is not only a commonplace, it is a necessity for community health. This report gives Virginia 1998 estimates for the number of occupied units that lack indoor plumbing and shows trends over time.
Urban Redevelopment, Displacement and the Future of the American City
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1996-04)
Prepared for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond; examines the record of urban development during the last half of the 20th century and identifies community development corporations and public-private partnerships as the ...