TOD Literature: Housing

Exploring Transportation, Employment, Housing & Location Issues for NJ Veterans with Disability

This report explores the intersection among transportation, housing, and employment to successful veteran reintegration.

Hidden in Plain Sight: Capturing the Demand for Housing Near Transit

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This report studies the demand for housing near America’s rapid transit systems and finds that demand for such housing will likely double by 2025.

LISC: Our Investments in Transit-Oriented Development

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Promoting the welfare of existing residents and newcomers alike is the goal when the Local Initiatives Support Corporation takes on a TOD project.

Location Affordability Portal

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The US Department of Housing and Urban Development and the US Department of Transportation recently launched the Location Affordability Portal, a web-based tool that estimates the cost of housing and transportation based on location.

Mixed-Income Transit-Oriented Development Action Guide

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The Mixed-Income Transit-Oriented Development Action Guide helps communities retain and increase lower income TOD housing.

Preserving Affordability and Access in Livable Communities

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This report surveyed federally-subsidized affordable housing in 20 cities, including New York City and Philadelphia, and their proximity to transit.

TCRP Report 128: Effects of TOD on Housing, Parking, and Travel

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This new TCRP report attempts to clarify the relationship between livable communities and transit.

Untapped Potential: Opportunities for Affordable Homes and Neighborhoods Near Transit

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RPA's recent study provides a broad look at the current state and future of TOD in the New York metro region.

Who Lives in New Jersey Housing?

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This publication, an update on national work done 20 years ago, produces demographic information on household size and pupil generation.