Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact Newsletter – November 2021

November 9, 2021

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact  | November Newsletter

November Agendas

Rental Work Group: Nov. 16 | 9:00am – 10:30am

  • Compact Updates
  • Presentation: Tonya Myers Phillips of the Detroit Right to Counsel Coalition will be presenting on the Coalition’s work
  • Discussion
  • Partner Updates

Homeownership Work Group: Nov. 16 | 10:45am – 12:15pm

  • Compact Updates
  • Presentation: Jason Headen of CHN Housing Partners will update us on the Detroit Housing Network Program
  • Discussion
  • Partner Updates

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October Meeting Recap 

October Rental Work Group: Eviction Tracking
Alexa Eisenberg, U of M postdoctoral research fellow, shared an update about current eviction policies and a review of data about evictions in Detroit since the eviction moratorium was lifted. See the slide deck pdf here.

October Homeownership Work Group: Demystifying Housing Data & Understanding Demand in Detroit
Southwest Solutions and the University of Michigan’s Center for Equitable Family and Community Well-Being presented a teaser in their work tracking home sales across Detroit neighborhoods. The project explores HUD-certifies housing counseling, mortgage originations, and MSHDA down payment assistance. See the slide deck pdf here.

 Announcements and Resources

December Work Group Dates
We’re deciding when to meet in December, provide us feedback so we can pick a date! We’re exploring the idea of meeting a week early on Dec 14. Let us know what you think by answering with the survey button below.

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Searching for Detroit’s Middle Class

As Detroit’s middle-class declines, Model D documents residents’ stories in one of the city’s iconic middle-class neighborhoods. Will new families moving into Grandmont Rosedale plant long-term roots in the city, and invest their businesses, dollars, and time?

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Data Driven Detroit: Housing Information Portal

The Housing Information Portal serves as a centralized source of information about housing and neighborhood-related demographics in Detroit and beyond. Click on the “Learn More” button below to explore all types of housing data!

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