Brief: Tax incentives for the maintenance and rehabilitation of unsubsidized affordable rental properties
Local jurisdictions can assist rental property owners by offering property tax incentives that hold the taxable assessed value of the property at pre-improvement levels. This brief discusses the basic approach, sample eligibility requirements, and other considerations surrounding this policy. Read the brief.
Brief: Tax incentives for new construction and substantial rehabilitation
This brief describes some of the considerations to be weighed when creating tax incentives for new construction and substantial rehabilitation. Read the brief.
Selected local housing policies
Land value taxation Tax increment financing Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Property tax relief for income-qualified homeowners Multifamily Private Activity Bonds State tax credits for affordable housing Tax abatements or exemptions Demolition taxes and condominium conversion fees
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