2007 Rental Market Study


Publication Date: October 2007

Publisher: Shimberg Center for Housing Studies, University of Florida

Author(s): Anne Ray

Research Area: Social conditions

Keywords: supportive housing; homeless; transitional housing

Type: Report

Coverage: Florida

Abstract:

Prepared for the Florida Housing Finance Corporation by the Shimberg Center for Housing Studies, this report is intended to provide information about the characteristics of households in need of affordable rental housing and the subsidized housing available in the state. The document contains: 1) a review of statewide trends in the rental housing needs of low-income households ; 2) a discussion of lower income cost burdened renter households in Florida counties; 3) a compilation of the characteristics of the subsidized housing supply by county in Florida, including the Florida Housing-supported rental housing inventory; 4) a discussion of the preservation of assisted rental housing.