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The Housing Landscape for America's Working Families 2007

This report examines questions such as: How many low- to moderate-income working families pay more than half their income for housing or live in severely substandard housing? Has this situation gotten better or worse over the past few years? What are housing conditions like in major metropolitan areas across the country? Overall, the report documents a 73 percent increase in the number of working families with critical housing needs between 1997 and 2005. View supplementary material:Metro Area ...

Housing and Services Needs of Our Changing Veteran Population: Serving Our Older Veterans, Female Veterans and Post-9/11 veterans

Understanding how the veteran population is changing—and will change in the future— is critical to developing policies and programs to meet their housing and service needs. Older veterans (age 55 and older), who currently make up the largest cohort of the US veteran population, increasingly will need housing and supportive services that can enable them to age in their homes or communities. Female veterans with children make up a growing share of the veteran population, but many housi...

Keywords: Veterans, Female veterans, Post-9/11 veterans, Older veterans, Affordable Housing, Supportive Housing, Housing and Economic Development