Data & Research

Preservation Compact Partners


Institute for Housing Studies, DePaul University

Multidisciplinary academic research center that provides data and analysis to inform housing-related policy and resource allocation decisions

Chicago Rehab Network, Affordable Housing Fact Book

Detailed demographic and housing data for Chicago wards and community areas


Affordable Rental Housing Data & Research 

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

National rental housing data

Illinois Federal Rental Assistance Facts, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Data on federally assisted renters in Illinois

Illinois Housing Council

Resource for studies, data and fact sheets on affordable housing

Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University

Research, education and public outreach programs to help government, business and civic leaders to address the needs of cities and communities

MetroPulse, The Chicago Community Trust and the Chicago Metropolitan
Agency for Planning

Housing and other data for the 7-county Chicago metropolitan region

National Association of Home Builders

Estimates of jobs, income and taxes generated from typical single family and multifamily housing projects

National Housing Council Center for Housing Policy

NHC’s research affiliate, the Center for Housing Policy, develops housing solutions through research.