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The Local Property Urban Homesteading Demonstration



Release Date: 
November 1987 (186 Pages)
Posted Date:   
February 2, 2012



The Local Property Urban Homesteading Program (The Local Property Demonstration) was conducted in eleven cities from the spring of 1985 until the summer of 1987. The Local Property Demonstration provided these cities, for the first time, with cash to acquire 1-4 family properties for use in urban homesteading programs. In the regular Urban Homesteading Program (the regular program) cities may acquire properties only from the FHA, VA and FmHA inventories of 1-4 family properties.


This report is part of the collection of scanned historical documents available to the public.