HUD produces numerous RAD case studies to help inform public housing and affordable housing providers as to the benefits of RAD. These case studies shine a spotlight on numerous types of RAD conversions that have closed successfully, and successfully preserved housing for low-income tenants.
Here are the case studies published to date:
- NEW! Lavonia, GA leveraging RAD's increased income predictability and reduced regulatory burdens to positively impact the stability and operations of small PHAs.
- Boulder, CO combining RAD, MTW, LIHTCs and Section 18 Demo-Dispositions to deliver high-impact housing and resident opportunity enhancements.
- Ann Arbor, MI where a portfolio conversion improved the homes and lives of its residents.
- Sharswood/Blumberg, PA used the RAD program to jump start their comprehensive Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (CNI) Planning Grant housing strategy.
- Long Beach, CA where RAD is used to serve veterans and seniors.
- Macon-Bibb County, GA, pioneers of the RAD program.
- Elgin, IL, where resident seniors and persons-with-disabilities are active in the cause.
- Fresno, CA, where public housing facing substantial capital needs used RAD as a means to finance the rehabilitation of multiple developments.
- DeKalb, GA, where resident engagement was the key to the success of a large portfolio's conversion to RAD.
- Lexington, KY, used innovating financing and residential engagement to successfully execute substantial rehabilitation.
- Lexington, NC, financed substantial rehabilitation of its entire portfolio.
- Ilion, NY, where a small PHA successfully leveraged private financing.
- Franklin, VA, who did a full RAD conversion of a small PHA portfolio.
- Southern Nevada, where the PHA was able to convert to RAD on a tight deadline.
- Montgomery County, MD showcased how to convert to RAD in a high-cost area.
- Haverhill, MA used the second component of RAD to preserve housing created under Section 236.
- Cambridge, MA combined RAD with the Moving to Work program to preserve affordable housing.
- Broward County, FL utilized effective resident engagement to proceed through the RAD process.