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Working Papers

Constant Quality Rent Indexes for Affordable Housing

Jack Goodman • June 30, 2005

W05-4: This paper develops and applies a method for producing constant quality rent indexes and inflation estimates for different segments of the rental housing stock.…
Working Papers

Houses, Apartments, and Property Tax Incidence

Jack Goodman • February 15, 2005

W05-2: The property tax on housing is a major component of local government revenues and of consumers’ housing costs. This study uses newly available data from the 2001…
Working Papers

The Cost-Effectiveness of Community-Based Foreclosure Prevention

Roberto Quercia, Spencer Cowan, Ana Moreno • February 18, 2004

BABC 04-18: In this paper, we examine the cost-effectiveness of community-based foreclosure prevention interventions using two proxy measures: time to resolution and the…
Research Notes

The Living Arrangements of Foreign-Born Households

Nancy McArdle • March 30, 2001

Record numbers of foreign-born individuals and households currently reside in the United States, substantially affecting housing demand. As of 1998, the 11 million immigrant-…
Research Notes

Second Homes: What, How Many, Where and Who

Zhu Xiao Di, Nancy McArdle, George Masnick • February 15, 2001

This paper addresses several basic questions regarding second homes: what is or should be counted as a second home; how many second homes exist in the United States; where…