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Buying from Developers: a New Approach to Public Housing



Release Date: 
April 1966 (11 pages)
Posted Date:   
April 19, 2020



This historic guidebook, written for use by developers, describes HUD’s then-new “turnkey” technique for contracting private developers to construct public housing. The document describes the process of writing a proposal, submitting it to a local public housing agency, navigating the inspection process, obtaining financing, and more.


This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.