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April 28, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

After 40 years of policy...

Vouchers Help People of All Racial and Ethnic Backgrounds Afford Modest Housing
April 26, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Housing vouchers...

Moving with Voucher to Lower-Poverty Neighborhoods While Young Children Improves Key Adult Outcomes
April 24, 2017

In the current issue of Cityscape, a journal of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, CBPP’s Barbara Sard argues that except in special circumstances, middle-income households (those with incomes between 80...

Money House
April 19, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work" blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Housing vouchers help low-...

Most Voucher Households Endured Long Waits to Receive Assistance
April 17, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Several...

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April 13, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Some 4 million low-income...

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April 12, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Vouchers help over 760,000...

Large Majority of Working Age, Non-Disabled Voucher Households Work or Likely Subject to Work Requirements
April 11, 2017

As we’ve written, establishing a renters’ tax credit would enable more families with incomes around or below the poverty line to afford decent, stable housing. It would also help address the...

Most Severely Cost-Burdened Renters Are Extremely Low-Income
April 6, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Housing...

Vouchers Reduce Hardship for Homeless Families
April 4, 2017

This is the next post in our “Housing Vouchers Work” blog series, which provides the latest facts and figures about the Housing Choice Voucher program, the largest rental assistance program to help families with children, working people, seniors, and people with disabilities afford decent, stable housing.

Combining housing vouchers with health care...

1.2 Million More Supportive Housing Units Needed to Serve Variety of Populations

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