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Poor Families and Poor Housing: The Search for Decent Housing in Virginia's Private, Unassisted Market
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1993-06)
This report explores the differences in housing conditions between those U.S. families who receive various forms of public assistance and those who do not. The findings of this report show that low-income Virginians who ...
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.
Improving Management of Assisted Housing Through Tenant Feedback
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1998-07)
This report was prepared for the 1998 Meeting of the International Sociological Association Research Committee 43, Housing and the Built Environment, which focuses on the development of tenant satisfaction feedback measures. ...
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 ...
Tenant Organization in Public Housing Projects: A Report on Senate Resolution No. 347
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1995-10)
This report summarizes the history of tenant management in public housing, identifies benefits and weaknesses of tenant organizations and the regulations governing such organizations, describes activities of tenant ...
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 ...
Retirement Relocation Among College Graduates: A Survey of Virginia Tech Alumni
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1995-01)
Research on the residential mobility of persons who have fully or partially retired identifies two major purposes of such relocation. Care-related relocation occurs in response to the inevitable increase in physical ...
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.
Resident Satisfaction Survey- Roanoke Housing Authority, 1998
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 1999-06)
This report demonstrated the feasibility of a mailed survey of public housing tenants, with techniques that generated nearly a 40% response rate. This highly efficient and affordable procedure provides performance improving ...
The Discourse of Pictures: Iconicity and Film Studies
(University of California Press, 1993)