Articles tagged 'Mapping'

Indicators and Data Tools   December 18, 2018

Mapping Displacement Pressure in Chicago, 2018

IHS’s Mapping Displacement Pressure in Chicago project supports ongoing and future public investment decisions by creating a leading indicator to identify neighborhoods where vulnerable populations may be experiencing affordability pressures and displacement risk from increased housing costs.

June 28, 2018

Joining Forces to Help Communities Prepare for Change

In December of last year, the Institute for Housing Studies released a new tool that helps neighborhoods in Chicago plan for change. We heard quickly from community groups about how helpful the data and planning tools were to their efforts to plan for and respond to gentrification or its counterpart,...

May 10, 2018

GIS mapping course leads to purpose-driven internships

SOURCE: DePaul Newsline
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February 2, 2018

New Tools in the Battle to Preserve Affordable Housing and Prevent Displacement

In December, we released an analysis and interactive map to help Chicago communities better understand gentrification pressures and the risk of displacement in their neighborhood. The tool identifies areas where home prices have appreciated faster than citywide averages and where a significant share of residents is vulnerable to displacement. We recently...

December 20, 2017

Under-Zoning Is Exacerbating Displacement Near The 606

SOURCE: StreetsBlog Chicago
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December 20, 2017

The “606 Effect” on Housing Prices Is Real, and Threatens to Displace Residents

SOURCE: Chicago Magazine
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