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Sustainable Housing in Metro Boston


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Sustainable Housing in Metro Boston presentation by MAPC Chief Housing Planner Jennifer Raitt

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Sustainable Housing in Metro Boston

  1. 1. Sustainable Housing in Metro Boston Jennifer M. Raitt Chief Housing Planner
  2. 2. <ul><li>Promote equitable and affordable housing by emphasizing affordable housing options in segregated suburban neighborhoods; an increase in the production of smaller units in transportation efficient locations; and interventions to prevent displacement, foreclosures, and homelessness. </li></ul>MetroFuture Housing Goals
  3. 3. <ul><li>Develop coordinated regional and local plans for diverse housing production </li></ul><ul><li>Increase affordable housing production in appropriate locations </li></ul><ul><li>Diversify overall housing supply and affordability </li></ul><ul><li>Connect residents to housing opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Ensure fair and accessible housing </li></ul><ul><li>Preserve, maintain, and upgrade existing affordable housing stock </li></ul>MetroFuture Housing Strategies
  4. 4. <ul><li>Both projects will collect data about housing needs in the region and the constraints and opportunities that enable or prevent attainment of housing goals. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The RHP will recommend policies to encourage housing development and preservation that meets current and projected needs in an equitable manner. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The RAI will recommend policies that influence housing development and preservation at all levels of the housing market, identifying specific activities and entities to address identified impediments. </li></ul></ul>Plan Elements
  5. 5. Households with Moderate Cost Burden, 2005-2009
  6. 6. Major Housing Developments Recently Completed and Planned
  7. 7. % Change in Senior Population by Municipality, 2000 – 2030
  8. 8. Housing Production Plans, 2010