How COVID-19 impacts ALICE: Learn More
X

Housing

click to view

Health Care

click to view
 

Child Care and Education

click to view

Technology

click to view
 

Food

click to view

Taxes

click to view
 

Transportation

click to view

BROADER COSTS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING

When ALICE households pay too much for housing or make other choices that compromise their living situation or financial stability, communities feel the impact both economically and socially:

Sources

46
American Hospital Association. (2016, December). American Hospital Association uncompensated hospital care cost fact sheet. Retrieved from http://www.aha.org/content/16/uncompensatedcarefactsheet.pdf

Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. (2016). Projecting trends in severely cost-burdened renters: 2015–2025. Retrieved from https://s3.amazonaws.com/KSPProd/ERC_Upload/0100886.pdf

Maqbool, N., Viveiros, J., & Ault, M. (2015, April). The impacts of affordable housing on health: A research summary. Center for Housing Policy. Retrieved from https://www.rupco.org/wp-content/uploads/pdfs/The-Impacts-of-Affordable-Housing-on-Health-CenterforHousingPolicy-Maqbool.etal.pdf

47
van Ommeren, J., & Gutierrez-i-Puigarnau, E. (2011, January 11). Are workers with a long commute less productive? An empirical analysis of absenteeism. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 41(1), 1–8. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166046210000633

Sullivan, J. (2015, April 21). How commute issues can dramatically impact employee retention. Retrieved from TLNT: https://www.tlnt.com/how-commute-issues-can-dramatically-impact-employee-retention/

48
Trubka, R., Newman, P., & Bilsborough, D. (2010, April). The costs of urban sprawl — Infrastructure and transportation. Environment Design Guide. Retrieved from https://www.crcsi.com.au/assets/Resources/b6e1625f-d90b-433d-945a-6afeff2e42f6.pdf

49
Immergluck, D. (2015, September 1) The cost of vacant and blighted properties in Atlanta: A conservative analysis of service and spillover costs. Final Report. Prepared for the City of Atlanta. Retrieved from http://45tkhs2ch4042kf51f1akcju.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Cost-of-Vacant-and-Blighted-Properties-in-Atlanta.pdf

Cui, L., & Walsh, R. (2014, October). Foreclosure, vacancy and crime (Working Paper No. 20593). National Bureau Of Economic Research. Retrieved from http://www.nber.org/papers/w20593.pdf

de Leon, E., & Schilling, J. (2017, April). Urban blight and public health. Urban Institute. Retrieved from https://www.urban.org/sites/default/files/publication/89491/2017.04.03_urban_blight_and_public_health_vprn_report_finalized.pdf

50
Apgar, W. C., Duda, M., & Gorey, R. N. (2005, February 27). The municipal cost of foreclosures: A Chicago case study. Homeownership Preservation Foundation. Retrieved from http://www.issuelab.org/resources/1772/1772.pdf

Center for Responsible Lending. (2013). 2013 Update: The spillover effects of foreclosures. Retrieved from https://www.responsiblelending.org/research-publication/2013-spillover-costs-foreclosure

51
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness. (2017). Ending chronic homelessness in 2017. Retrieved from https://www.usich.gov/resources/uploads/asset_library/Ending_Chronic_Homelessness_in_2017.pdf

52
New York City Department of Homeless Services. (2016). Mayor's management report. Retrieved from http://www1.nyc.gov/assets/operations/downloads/pdf/mmr2016/dhs.pdf

53
National Alliance to End Homelessness. (2015, June 30). Permanent supportive housing cost study map. Retrieved from http://www.endhomelessness.org/library/entry/cost-savings-withpermanent-supportive-housing