Tracking California's Rent Relief

PolicyLink
2022

This dashboard and accompanying anslysis use administrative data from the California Covid-19 Rent Relief Program to track the status of rent relief applications. This project was created for PolicyLink as part of the National Equity Atlas.

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Rent Debt in America

PolicyLink
2022

This dashboard and accompanying analysis use experimental Census survey data to measure the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on household rent debt. Rent debt estimates are provided for states, counties, and cities throughout the United States. This dashboard was created for PolicyLink as part of the National Equity Atlas.

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Examining the Unintended Consequences of Climate Change Mitigation

Urban Displacement Project
2021

This project examines the possible impacts of climate investments on residential displacement in several major metropolitan areas of California. Quantitative analysis suggests that the impacts of climate investments on residential mobility appear to be limited and contextually specific.

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Housing Precarity Risk Model

Urban Displacement Project
2021

The Housing Precarity Risk Model (HPRM) provides a national analysis of housing precarity, identifying vulnerable neighborhoods that are in particularly urgent need of assistance and resources from local, state, and federal agencies. Precarity is measured through a combination of pre-pandemic concentrations of low-income renters, low-income displacement risk, eviction lockout risk, unemployment, and Covid-19 infections.

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Pandemic Evictions in the Bay Area

KQED, Urban Displacement Project
2021

This dashboard displays where and when evictions have occurred in the San Francisco Bay Area since the start of Covid-19 lockdowns in mid-March 2020. The dashboard was built for KQED using R Shiny.

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Seattle Displacement Risk Indicators

Seattle Office of Planning and Community Development
2020

This dashboard brings together demographic and market data to construct dynamic indicators of displacement risk across Seattle neighborhoods. The dashboard was constructed for the City of Seattle Office of Planning and Community Development's Equitable Development Monitoring Program.

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The State of Evictions: Results from the University of Washington Evictions Project

The Evictions Study
2019

This report presents preliminary findings from data collected from scraped court records in Washington State, demonstrating the volumes of eviction filings in different counties, and pointing to the disparities in eviction risk by race and gender for households in the Seattle metropolitan area. The report is accompanied by an interactive dashboard built with R Shiny.

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