Housing and Community Development Department

Housing Resource and Data Center

The Housing Resource and Data Center (HRDC) is the City of Houston-Housing and Community Development Department’s (HCDD) link to available resources. It provides access to housing, community and economic information. All the information included relates to housing and community development in the City of Houston, its region and the nation. The resources provided are intended to assist the community and its stakeholders with access to sources of data, housing and economic market studies, growth and development forecasts, housing opportunities and assistance. HCDD encourages research in housing for its region and promotes the use of the provided information to assist to affirmatively further fair housing.

Data Sources:

Housing and Economic Markets:

Online Sources

Published Reports


Growth and Development:

Online Sources

Published Reports


Equity and Access to Community Amenities:

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National Association of Development Organizations
Washington Policy Conference

Arlington, VA
March 19-21, 2018

International Economic Development Council
Federal Economic Development Forum

Washington, D.C.
March 25-27, 2018

The Disaster Conferences
Las Vegas, NV
April 12-13, 2018

National American Planning Association
New Orleans, LA
April 21-24, 2018

Texas Apartment Association
San Antonio, TX
April 25-27, 2018

International Economic Development Council
Economic Future Forum

Buffalo, NY
June 24-26, 2018

Community Development Society
Detroit, MI
July 22-25, 2018

Texas Affiliation of Affordable Housing Providers
Austin, TX
July 23-25, 2018

Inclusive Economic Development Council
Atlanta, GA
September 30-October 3, 2018

National Association of Development Organizations
Annual Training Conference

Charlotte, NC
October 13-16, 2018

American Planning Association - Texas Chapter
Galveston, TX
October 17-19, 2018

Texas Economic Development Council
Annual Conference

Fort Worth, TX
October 17-19, 2018

National Affordable Housing Management Association
Regulatory Issues Fall Meeting

Washington, D.C.
October 21-23, 2018

National Association of Realtors
Boston, MA
November 2-5, 2018

Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters
Boston, MA
November 8, 2018

For more information, please contact Dr. Alfred Henson at 832-394-6175 or Alfred.Henson@houstontx.gov or Sasha Marshall at 832-394-6201 or Sasha.Marshall@houstontx.gov