Policy Briefs: The Transition to Asset Management in Public Housing

8 Pages Posted: 17 Jan 2008

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Meena S. Bavan

Housing and Urban Development

Shomon Shamsuddin

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is requiring public housing agencies (PHAs) to adopt an asset management model of operations. This article describes the conditions existing prior to the new requirement and the reasons for implementing asset management. After reviewing specific elements of the Department's asset management regulations, the article outlines potential advantages and disadvantages from the PHA perspective.

Keywords: public housing, public housing agencies, PHAs, asset management

Suggested Citation

Bavan, Meena S. and Shamsuddin, Shomon, Policy Briefs: The Transition to Asset Management in Public Housing. Cityscape, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1084114

Meena S. Bavan (Contact Author)

Housing and Urban Development ( email )

451 Seventh Street SW
Washington, DC 20230
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.hud.gov

Shomon Shamsuddin

affiliation not provided to SSRN

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