Articles tagged 'Rental Housing'

Reports   December 18, 2018

Analyzing Neighborhoods with Intensifying and Emerging Housing Affordability Pressure

This analysis examines IHS’s updated displacement pressure maps and ways that market pressure may be changing in Chicago neighborhoods. The goal is to give neighborhood stakeholders a timely resource to understand shifting levels of market activity and highlight which areas in the City of Chicago may be experiencing increased displacement pressure.

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.

Reports   August 24, 2018

Overview of Chicago's Housing Market

The City of Chicago commissioned the Institute for Housing Studies to develop data to guide conversations around developing Chicago’s 2019-2023 Five-Year Housing Plan.

July 12, 2018

Lincoln Park isn't the best place to add affordable housing

SOURCE: Crain's Chicago Business
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June 27, 2018

The Push For Rent Control In Illinois Is Getting Started

June 25, 2018

EDITORIAL: Chicago has to push more affordable housing across the whole city

SOURCE: Chicago Sun-Times
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May 10, 2018

Will going "small" put a dent in the affordability crisis?

Creative solutions to the housing affordability crisis are popping up all over the country. Micro-apartments—the Tiny Houses of apartment rentals—are at the forefront, but they aren’t the only ones. A Norwegian architect/engineer living in New York City is attaching apartment pods to the unused sides of tall buildings. A designer...

April 26, 2018

Community benefits coalition wants to include all the players, not just Obama Foundation

SOURCE: The Chicago Reporter
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April 16, 2018

Millennials more rent burdened than past generations

SOURCE: The DePaulia
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April 12, 2018

Repealing the Ban: Activists, Legislators Wrestle Over Rent Control

SOURCE: The Chicago Maroon
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