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HC6: Encourage the development of affordable/workforce housing within proximity to employment, transportation, services, goods, and recreation.

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HC6.1: Identify funding opportunities and encourage the reuse of abandoned, vacant, and tax-delinquent properties, including brownfield properties, for affordable housing in urbanized areas or near employment centers. Read more »
HC6.2: Adopt incentives for housing developments with an affordable component and/or located near transit, greenways, schools, and/or employers. Read more »
HC6.3: Make publicly-owned land, in appropriate locations, available for affordable/workforce housing development. Read more »
HC6.4: Consider tax abatements and exemption policies that limit real estate tax liability in targeted areas to stimulate construction and rehabilitation of housing stock. Read more »
HC6.5 : Quantify economic impacts of housing incentives. Read more »