In 1978, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
's (HUD's) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R) established HUD USER
, an information source for housing and community development researchers, academics, policymakers, and the American public.<!-- Unsourced image removed: -->
Background on HUD USER
is the primary source of federal government reports and information on housing policy and programs, energy-efficient building technologies, economic development
, urban planning
, and other housing-related subjects. Managed by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD’s) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), HUD USER distributes a wide variety of useful information, products, and services. Over 1,000 housing research publications and data sets are available as free downloads at . HUD USER also staffs a toll-free Help Desk Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., Eastern Time, to respond to general inquiries and publication requests.
HUD USER publishes four periodicals: ResearchWorks
, and U.S. Housing Market Conditions
- The ResearchWorks newsletter is published 10 times a year, and includes articles on new research and case studies aimed at bridging the research and practitioner communities. A great way to keep informed. Subscribe......