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Buying From Developers: A Guide to the “Turnkey” Method of Public Housing Construction



Release Date: 
June 1967 (24 pages)
Posted Date:   
June 23, 2021



This historic publication, 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 contacting a local housing authority (LHA), general requirements for turnkey projects, preliminary proposals, and more.


This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.