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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 ...
Dante Multi-Purpose Trail: Conceptual Master Plan
(Virginia Tech. Community Design Assistance Center, 2009-03)
Dante is a small community in Russell County, Virginia. Although today its population does not exceed 1000, it was once a thriving community rich from the abundance of coal layered in the mountains. The community boasted ...
Assessing Housing and Redevelopment Strategies, Portsmouth, Virginia
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2007-07)
The main report consists of two components 1) Housing and Redevelopment Opportunities and 2) Housing Redevelopment Strategies. The third component is a special analysis completed by Dr. Ted Koebel's graduate level planning ...
Evaluation of the HUD Elder Cottage Housing Opportunity (ECHO) Program
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2003-10)
This evaluation reports on the HUD demonstration program that provides a housing option for keeping elderly close to family or friends.. The evaluation included a review of background including zoning and land-use issues, ...
Conceptual master plan for Boxerwood Nature Center and Woodland Garden
(Virginia Tech. Community Design Assistance Center, 2008)
The CDAC design team began the project with an initial site visit and tour of Boxerwood with staff members Hunter Mohring and Karen Bailey. The CDAC team photographed the site as they learned about the many spaces, places, ...
Housing Demand Analysis, Northampton County, Virginia
(Virignia Center for Housing Research, 2007-06)
This report assesses the demand for affordable housing in Northampton County, Virginia. The assessment includes an analysis of the gap between the supply of affordable housing and the demand (or need) for such housing as ...
Master plan for Greene County Community Park
(Virginia Tech. Community Design Assistance Center, 2008-06-01)
Members of Greene County have expressed a desire to expand Greene County Community Park's facilities to maximize the park's potential within the community. A diverse set of recreational opportunities are needed to achieve ...
Fairview in Abingdon : conceptual master plan
(Virginia Tech. Community Design Assistance Center, 2007)
The CDAC was hired to work with Fairview in Abingdon, Inc. to create a conceptual master plan for a village that would highlight life in Washington County in the 19th century.
Homeownership Affordability in Virginia
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2004-06)
This 2004 report estimates the affordability of homeownership across Virginia based on the average sales price of homes sold through the local Board of Realtors and the median family income estimated by the Virginia Center ...
Housing Needs Study of the Northern Neck of Virginia
(Virginia Center for Housing Research, 2009-03)
The Northern Neck of Virginia is comprised of four rural coastal counties between the Potomac and Rappahannock Rivers, Highway 302 and the Chesapeake Bay. The four counties are in the process of transitioning from an ...