Real Estate Transfer Taxes - Equitable Development Toolkit

Overview

Techniques through which tax regulations can limit two destabilizing practices in low- and moderate-income communities: delinquency and speculation. (2004)

Rent Control - Equitable Development Toolkit

Overview

Protections to slow the pace of rapidly escalating rental prices. (2004)

Commercial Stabilization - Equitable Development Toolkit

Overview

Effective techniques employed by community-based organizations to preserve cultural organizations and longstanding commercial enterprises that define the historic character of communities. (2004)

Resident-Owned CDFIs - Equitable Development Toolkit

Overview

Resident-owned community financial institutions build assets for low-income residents and provide them with a stronger voice in neighborhood development and revitalization. (2004)

From Protest to Proposal: A Police-Community Relations Forum - Equitable Development Toolkit

Overview

Published in 2001, this report highlights proceedings from a convening held in Cincinnati to discuss promising police practices in cities across the nation and to explore possible application locally.  The goal was to bring together a diverse group of stakeholders to explore strategies for improving community-police relations; develop a shared understanding of community-centered police practices; and to develop an action agenda grounded in the the experience of local communities and police departments that have achieved some measure of sucess in addressing similar conditions.

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