This study examines affordable rental properties in Massachusetts with long-term project based government subsidy agreements that are subject to expiration. Its main question is whether current data supports the common belief that owners' decisions to exit or renew subsidy agreements are affected by certain property characteristics and changes in local market conditions.121A was enacted in 1945 to give towns and cities the authority to take property for remediation of blighted conditions (General Laws of Massachusetts, 2008; Van Voorhis aamp; Restuccia, 2003). As a tool for spurring redevelopment, the statute anbsp;...
|Title||:||Recent Decisions by Owners of Expiring Use Housing in Massachusetts: Do Market Changes and Property Characteristics Matter?|
|Author||:||Rachel L. Meredith|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|