Resilience Gains Significance in 2020 Green Communities Criteria
2020 hasn’t pulled any punches, bringing a steady series of destructive weather events and an unprecedented global pandemic. It’s forced us to reconsider how we respond during a natural disaster and essentially redefined what “sheltering in place” means.
Philanthropic Funding Supports California Project Homekey
In partnership with the State of California’s Department of Housing and Community Development and with funding from Kaiser Permanente and Blue Shield of California, Enterprise will deploy $45 million to support operating costs and wraparound services for more than 2,100 homes assisted by Project Homekey.
2020 Green Communities Criteria Promote Water Equity
Our lives revolve around water. From our morning coffee to our children’s evening baths and so much in between, water is essential. Yet in the United States, we generally don’t give much thought to our water – in part, because drinking water quality is regulated tightly and, according to the American Association for the Advancement of Science, remarkably safe.
CDC Issues Nationwide Temporary Eviction Moratorium
On September 1, the Trump Administration announced that HHS and the CDC will enact an unprecedented, nationwide eviction moratorium to help mitigate against the further spread of Covid-19. The CDC’s emergency health order will protect qualifying renters from eviction for nonpayment of rent effective September 4, when it is published in the Federal Register, through December 31, 2020.
Enterprise Partners with The Hill for Virtual Events on Affordable Housing at 2020 Democratic and Republican Conventions
As part of Enterprise’s broader work lifting up the importance of affordable housing in the 2020 Presidential election, we partnered with the media outlet The Hill to host virtual events at both the Democratic National Convention (DNC) and the Republican National Convention (RNC).
The Health Action Plan Toolkit: A Public Health Process for Affordable Housing
Enterprise has released new tools to support the development of a Health Action Plan, an integrated approach to better resident health outcomes through health data analyses, community engagement and evidence-based strategies.
No Tenure Trends Report this Quarter – And Here is Why
In place of Enterprise's quarterly Housing Tenure Trends Report, the Enterprise Policy Development and Research team examines how a suspension of in-person interviewing for the Census Bureau's Housing Vacancy Survey reduced survey response rates and called into question the accuracy of last quarter's homeownership and renter rates.