Also by Reinvestment Fund

New Orleans Market Assessment – Analysis of Trends and Conditions

How did the COVID-19 pandemic impact the affordable housing landscape in New Orleans, and how can policymakers respond? This  report by Reinvestment Fund reviews demographic, economic, and housing market data prior to and immediately following the start of the pandemic, as well as interviews with local experts and stakeholders. The report concludes with a set of geographically targeted policy recommendations across four action categories:

  • Invest in Systems that Serve Low Wage Workers
  • Support Low- and Moderate-Income Renters
  • Preserve Affordable Market-Rate Housing
  • Stabilize Homeowners and Landlords