FMR Documentation


Final FY 2008 Fair Market Rent Documentation System

This system provides complete documentation of the development of the final FY 2008 Fair Market Rents (FMRs) for any area of the country selected by the user. After selecting the desired geography, the user is provided a page containing a summary of how the final FY 2008 FMRs were developed and updated starting with the formation of the final FY 2008 FMR Areas from the metropolitan Core-Based Statistical Areas (CBSAs) as established by the Office of Management and Budget, the 2000 Census benchmark, the newly available 2005 American Community Survey (ACS) data, incorporating information from Final FY 2007 FMRs, and updating to FY 2008 including information from local Random Digit Dialing (RDD) survey data. The tables on the summary page include links to complete detail on how the data were developed.