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.

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Housing and Economic Markets:

Online Sources

Published Reports


Growth and Development:

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Equity and Access to Community Amenities:

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International Economic Development Council
Federal Economic Development Forum

Salt Lake City, UT
June 9-11, 2019

Community Development Society

Columbia, MO
July 14-17, 2019

Texas Affiliation of Affordable Housing Providers
Austin, TX
July 22-25, 2019

International Economic Development Council Annual Conference
Indianapolis, IN
October 13-16, 2019

American Planning Association - Texas Chapter

Waco, TX
October 16-18, 2019

National Association of Development Organizations Annual Training Conference

Reno, NV
October 19-22, 2019

National Affordable Housing Management Association Biannual Top Issues in Affordable Housing Conference
Washington, D.C.
October 27-29, 2019

National Association of Realtors
San Francisco, CA
November 8-11, 2019

National Disaster Resilience Conference
Clearwater Beach, FL
November 19-22, 2019

American Planning Association National Planning Conference
Houston, TX
April 25-28, 2020

International Economic Development Council Economic Future Forum
Calgary, Alberta
June 21-23, 2020

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