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HUD provides interested researchers with access to the original data sets generated by PD&R-sponsored data collection efforts, including the American Housing Survey, median family incomes and income limits.

Cityscape, published three times a year, is PD&R’s journal of policy development and research. The goal of Cityscape is to bring high-quality original research on housing and community development issues to scholars, government officials, and practitioners.

A quarterly publication that demonstrates HUD’s commitment to evidence-based policymaking.

The Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition (IAH) is a HUD initiative in which interdisciplinary graduate student teams work to solve a real life issue in affordable housing design and planning.

Find examples of successful housing and community development efforts from a practical, “how-to” perspective. The projects featured in these reports have demonstrated innovation through a multitude of partnerships and initiatives.

Find case studies and regulatory solutions that inform how communities can promote affordable housing, offer services, and enhance economic opportunities for families.