Homeownership Policies in the United States

1 Important Homeownership Policies In this lesson, we will look at several federal policies that impacted homeownership in United States.  These programs played a crucial role in expanding homeownership opportunities and shaping the landscape of housing in the United States throughout the 20th century.  Objectives Learn about the major homeownership policies in the 20th and … Read more

History of U.S. Public Housing

1 History of U.S. Public Housing Public housing in the United States was initially developed in the 1930s as a response to the Great Depression, the lack of adequate housing, and to provide jobs. Throughout the years, the government has provided various public housing policies, including the Housing Act of 1949, to support the development … Read more