HUD Reports and Research

A Better Deal for Public Housing & Ladders of Opportunity for American Families, A Reinvestment in America’s Public Housing: Empowering Residents, Creating Economic Opportunities, and Fostering Safe & Healthy Neighborhoods 
Hakeem Jeffries, Edward J. Markey, Stephen F. Lynch , Martin J. Walsh, May 15, 2018

Rental Assistance Demonstration: HUD Needs to Take Action to Improve Metrics and Ongoing Oversight
Government Accountability office, February 2018

Understanding Whom the LIHTC Serves: Data on Tenants in LIHTC Units as of December 31, 2015
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, March 2018

Rental Housing: Improvements Needed to Better Monitor the Moving to Work Demonstration, Including Effects on Tenants
Government Accountability Office, January 25 

Part 1: Point-in-Time Estimates of Homelessness Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Community Planning and Development, December 2017

Worst Case Housing Needs 2017 Report to Congress
Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, August 9, 2017

Housing Spotlight: The Long Wait for a Home
National Low Income Housing Coalition, October 2016

Paycheck to Paycheck: A Snapshot of Housing Affordability for School Workers
 Brian Stromberg and Mindy Ault, National Housing Conference and Center for Housing Policy, September 2016

Interim Report: Evaluation of HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, September 2016

Interim Report: Evaluation of HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Summary
September 2016

Summary of RAD Activity by PHA
September 2016

Summary of RAD Activity by State
September 2016

Housing is a Foundation: 2016 PAHRC Report
Public and Affordable Housing Research Corporation, August 2016

2015 Report to Congress
Federal Housing Finance Agency, June 15, 2016

A Better Way: Our Vision for a Confident America: Poverty, Opportunity, and Upward Mobility
Task Force on Poverty, Opportunity, and Upward Mobility, June 7, 2016

USDA Rural Development Multifamily Housing Comprehensive Property Assessment
U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development, CoreLogic, Inc. and RSM US LLP, March 1, 2016

Affordable Rental Housing: Assistance Is Provided by Federal, State, and Local Programs, but There Is Incomplete Information on Collective Performance
United States Government Accountability Office, September 2015

Overincome Families Residing in Public Housing Units (Audit Report Number: 2015-PH-0002)
Office of Inspector General,  U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, July 21, 2015

Family Options Study: Short-Term Impacts of Housing and Services Interventions for Homeless Families
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, July 2015

Creating New Integrated Permanent Supportive Housing Opportunities for ELI Households: A Vision for the Future of the National Housing Trust Fund
Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc. Ann O’Hara Jim Yates, April 9, 2015

Housing Choice Voucher Program Administrative Fee Study
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Submitted by Abt Associates In partnership with RSG Phineas Consulting, April 2015

Worst Case Housing Needs: 2015 Report to Congress
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development,  February 2015

Creating Opportunity for Children: How Housing Location Can Make a Difference
Barbara Sard and Douglas Rice, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, October 15, 2014

Partnership for Sustainable Communities: Five Years of Learning From Communities and Coordinating Federal Investments
Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Department of Transportation, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, August 2014

HUD Rental Assistance Demonstration: Information on Initial Conversions to Project-Based Vouchers
United States Government Accountability Office, April 2014

RAD Program Update
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, December 31, 2013

Analysis of Trends in Household Composition Using American Housing Survey Data
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, December 2013

Moving to Work Demonstration: Improved Information and Monitoring Could Enhance Program Assessment
United States Government Accountability Office, June 26, 2013

An Estimate of Housing Discrimination Against Same-Sex Couples
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, June 18, 2013

Understanding Whom the LIHTC Program Serves: Tenants in LIHTC Units as of December 31, 2012
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, December 31, 2012

Study of HUD's Section 108 Loan Guarantee Program
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, September 2012

Housing Choice Vouchers: Options Exist to Increase Program Efficiencies
United States Government Accountability Office, March 2012

Neighborhood Stabilization Program: HUD and Grantees are Taking Actions to Ensure Program Compliance but Data on Program Outputs Could be Improved
United States Government Accountability Office, December 17, 2010

Capital Needs in the Public Housing Program
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Abt Associates Inc., November 24, 2010

Recovery Act: Opportunities Exist to Increase the Public's Understanding of Recipient Reporting on HUD Programs
United States Government Accountability Office, September 30, 2010

Community Development Block Grants: Entitlement Communities' and States' Methods of Distributing Funds Reflect Program Flexibility
United States Government Accountability Office, September 15, 2010

Worst Case Housing Needs 2007: A Report to Congress
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development,  May 24, 2010

U.S. Rental Housing Characteristics: Supply, Vacancy, and Affordability
 Rob Collinson and Ben Winter, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, January 2010

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and Public Housing: A Smart Investment in Our Economy
National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, December 2009

Affordable Housing in Transit-Oriented Development: Key Practices Could Enhance Recent Collaboration Efforts between DOT-FTA and HUD
United States Government Accountability Office, September 2009

Retooling HUD for a Catalytic Government: A Report to Secretary Shaun Donovan
Penn Institute for Urban Research, February 2009