Revista Land LinesSeptiembre 2022By Will Jason, September 14, 2022
As cities and towns seek funding for transportation, parks, affordable housing, and other public goods, they often overlook one of their most valuable assets—land. A new Policy Focus Report from the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy shows how local governm
Resúmenes de políticas públicasMarzo 2022
Property Tax Relief for Homeowners offers a guide to providing effective, targeted property tax relief without compromising municipal fiscal health or services.
ConferenciasAgosto 30, 2022Speakers: Margie Cusack, Ruud M. Kathmann, Adam H. Langley, Daniel P. McMillen, Carmela Quintos, Ron Rakow, Jennifer Rearich, Joan Youngman
The Lincoln Institute will present two seminars at the 2020 annual conference of the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO).
Revista Land LinesAbril 2022By Will Jason, April 4, 2022
Reforming Detroit’s property tax system by taxing land at a higher rate than buildings would help to revive the local economy and reduce tax bills for nearly every homeowner, according to a new study from the nonprofit Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
In this century citizens and policy makers across the world have paid growing attention to the problem of equity. The causes of inequitable development are numerous and manifest across multiple...
Graduate Student FellowshipOportunidades de becas de posgradoFebrero 2022
The C. Lowell Harriss Dissertation Fellowship Program assists PhD students, primarily at U.S. universities, whose research complements the Lincoln Institute's interests in land and tax policy.
Revista Land LinesNoviembre 2021By Will Jason, November 3, 2021
Amid rising home values, cities and states need to provide targeted relief to keep property taxes affordable while avoiding overly broad measures that could undermine the largest source of local revenue, according to a new Policy Focus Report from the Lin
Breaking through Urban and Social Inequality with Inclusionary HousingDocumentos de trabajoMayo 2021Isabel Brain and Francisco Sabatini
Chile’s housing policy has efficiently addressed the housing needs of the country’s most vulnerable populations; today, its housing deficit is the lowest in Latin America. The downside of...
Enfoques en políticas de sueloNoviembre 2021
“This is a must-read guide for those thinking about possible reform and ways to ensure the property tax remains an equitable source of local support.” — Kim Rueben, Sol Price Fellow...
Documentos de trabajoEnero 2021Fernanda Alfaro, Dusan Paredes, and Mark Skidmore
In this report, we provide an evaluation of the impacts in Detroit of reductions in residential effective tax rates on tax delinquency, property tax foreclosure, and homeownership. The decline in...