FMR Documentation


FINAL FY 2012 Fair Market Rent Documentation System

This system provides complete documentation of the development of the final FY 2011 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 FY 2012 FMRs were developed and updated starting with the formation of the FY 2011 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 2008 American Community Survey (ACS) 1 year data and the newly available 2006-2008 3 year data, incorporating information from Final FY 2010 FMRs, and updating to FY 2011 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.