Novogradac Consulting LLP, presented the initial findings of the Community Development Authority’s Housing Market Study and Needs Analysis at a special meeting held on Thursday, December 19. Click here to view the report. This study will be used to help decision makers, stakeholders, and community members better plan for future housing needs, including potential modification of the Village’s Neighborhood Improvement Loan Program and affordable housing opportunities. The analysis will also serve as a baseline for upcoming strategic and comprehensive planning. If you want to provide feedback on the study to the consultant and Village staff, fill out a comment form. You can also view the entire CDA meeting of the presentation here.
Public input from was solicited through a Town Hall on November 7 and a follow-up survey that was live through November 27. Additional background interviews and data was compiled by the consultants. Feel free to read more about the housing market study at www.villageofshorewood.org/housingstudy.