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CAPPA professor co-authors report on affordable housing in Dallas

February 23, 2016

More than two-thirds of supposed affordable housing units in the Dallas area aren’t really that low-cost once transportation expenses are figured in, according to a new study co-authored by a University of Texas at Arlington professor, The Dallas Morning News reported. “In reality, we are not helping low income people,” said Shima Hamidi, the co-author and an assistant professor of planning at UTA’s College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs.

For more, read Study: Transportation expenses reveal true cost of affordable housing