What @sog_ced is reading online: June 2018

The following are articles and reports on the web that the Community and Economic Development Program at the UNC School of Government shared through social media over the past month. Follow us on twitter or facebook to receive regular updates.

Items of interest related to CED in North Carolina:

Program offers incentives to Wilmington, NC landlords who lease to homeless, such as “risk mitigation funds.” http://bit.ly/2JUxtMi 

Carrboro, NC passes a neighborhood conservation overlay district as a way to slow down gentrification and student housing in a historically minority, moderate income neighborhood — some fear unintended consequences: http://bit.ly/2yQkOog

Other CED items:                                           

HUD case study of Chicago’s troubled building program to preserve existing supply of affordable housing. http://bit.ly/2Jyl1AF

2018 national housing report finds that challenges persist for lower-income Americans despite some advances in home ownership, almost 1/3 of US households suffer housing cost burdens: http://bit.ly/2K9J5em

Last month’s edition of “What @sog_ced is reading….”


Compiled by Marcia Perritt                                                          

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