Revista Land LinesDiciembre 2018By Will Jason, December 14, 2018
As U.S. cities struggle to provide adequate infrastructure and affordable housing, many are underutilizing one of their greatest assets: the land on which they sit. They can look to an unlikely place...
What We Know and Need to KnowDocumentos de trabajoNoviembre 2018Vincent Reina
There is an abundance of research highlighting the lack of affordable rental housing in the U.S. Given this scarcity, it is all the more important to understand the future of the existing subsidized...
Effect on Urban SprawlDocumentos de trabajoNoviembre 2018Ciro Biderman, Martha H. Hiromoto, and Frederico R. Ramos
We analyze the impacts on the urban form of a large Brazilian public housing program—Programa Minha Casa Minha Vida (PMCMV). Our aim in this paper is to determine whether the program impacts...
Documentos de trabajoNoviembre 2018Achilles Kallergis, Shlomo Angel, Yang Liu, Alejandro M. Blei, Nicolás Galarza, and Patrick Lamson-Hall
This paper discusses housing affordability in cities the world over based on data from the Land and Housing Survey in a Global Sample of Cities. We report on the composition of the housing sector...
Setting the Stage for RevivalDocumentos de trabajoNoviembre 2018Alan Mallach
In this paper, I attempt to provide a comprehensive framework to encourage thinking about the growing challenges faced by the middle neighborhoods of the nation’s legacy cities and their inner-...
Qualitative Research Findings from Baltimore and St. LouisDocumentos de trabajoOctubre 2018Alan Mallach and Karen Beck Pooley
We conduct a case study of neighborhood revival in St. Louis and Baltimore, two legacy cities showing both significant signs of revival along with persistent poverty and neighborhood distress....
Estimated Median Gross Rent in Los Angeles County (2012–2016)Revista Land LinesOctubre 2018
As Los Angeles experiences record population growth, more than 34,000 people in the city are homeless, and a total of more than 55,000 people are experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles County....
This Year’s Big Idea: Unlocking the Value of LandRevista Land LinesOctubre 2018By Lincoln Institute Staff
Land value capture was rich food for thought at the Daniel Burnham Forum on Big Ideas at the American Planning Association Policy Conference in Washington, DC.
Printable Houses Begin to Take ShapeRevista Land LinesSeptiembre 2018By Rob Walker
Over the past decade, the products of three-dimensional “printing” have evolved, from rapidly manufactured prototypes to more experimental creations ranging from mobile phones to toys....
Booming Cities Address the Growing Crisis in Their StreetsRevista Land LinesSeptiembre 2018By Kathleen McCormick
In prosperous U.S. cities, the lack of affordable housing is fueling a homelessness crisis some have called the worst since the Great Depression. Cities are responding in a variety of ways—...