Guides to Programs and Resources


Federal Programs:

State Programs:

Data Sources:

For information about national and regional trends including housing prices, affordability, demographic changes:

For local data on housing prices, rents, demographics, and other characteristics:

For local (county) data on affordability and rental rates:

For county data on average house prices from the Wisconsin Realtors Association

A rich source of data on property values is the Wisconsin Department of Revenue Integrated Property Assessment System. The initial focus is the creation of a statewide database of Real Estate Transfer Returns.

Local governments may also have other data sources available such as building permits and crime statistics that can be used to examine trends in a neighborhood.

Information Search:

For background on issues, best practices, policy:

National nonprofit housing organizations that offer policy analysis and research:

Organizations that are national intermediaries supporting local nonprofit organizations through funding, technical assistance, and training: