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A Long Way Home: The State of Housing Recovery in Louisiana 2008

In an effort to share our research with our constituents, PolicyLink continues to report—often in conjunction with partners—around equitable strategies that can help all Americans prosper. By "Lifting Up What Works" and spreading the stories of effective change on the ground, we highlight proven efforts to improve communities and support the work needed to replicate those efforts.

A Long Way Home: The State of Housing Recovery in Louisiana 2008

This online publication examines how renters and homeowners have fared since Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and subsequent floods, destroyed hundreds of thousands of homes. The online report reviews the housing recovery progress made by the State of Louisiana to implement major, federally-funded housing recovery programs to restore storm-damaged housing. Those include the Large Rental and the Small Rental Repair programs and the homeowners’ Road Home program.

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