The private sector needs the proper incentives
to be an effective partner in the federal government’s efforts to address
the nation’s housing challenges.
When resources are limited, there are difficult
tradeoffs between making rents affordable to the poorest tenants and
ensuring that enough income flows into a property to cover the repairs
necessary to sustain the structure’s useful life.
The report comes with a CD-ROM that includes a
PDF version of the report, a description of the Commission’s methodology,
testimony submitted during hearings, and documents submitted during focus
A separate CD-ROM, available through the
National Housing Conference, contains products prepared by MHC consultants
and others. To request a copy of this CD-ROM, send an email message to email@example.com.