Closing the Gap: Housing (un)Affordability in Philadelphia (in press)

Summary
This study focuses on the more than 200,000 households in Philadelphia earning less than $20,000 annually and documents an affordability gap of major proportions. The report includes a review of the extent to which current city, state and federal housing programs target housing needs of the poorest households and concludes with a series of recommendations for specific players.

External Funders
Philadelphia Affordable Housing Coalition

Collaborating Investigators
Amy Hillier (CML Researcher) and Dennis Culhane (CML/SP2)

Partnering Agencies
Philadelphia Affordable Housing Coalition, OHCD, PHA.

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