PD&R Research


HUD USER makes available printed and electronic copies of published HUD research. Primarily sponsored by HUD's Office of Policy Development and Research, these reports, executive summaries, case studies, and guidebooks span the fields of housing and urban development and are available as free downloads. Most reports can also be ordered in hard copy from the HUD USER Web Store.

 

Assessment of Native American Housing Needs Icon

Assessment of Native American Housing Needs

HUD’s Office of Policy Development and Research is managing a Congressionally mandated study of the housing needs of Native Americans, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians. more »

Case Studies

Case Studies

Find examples of successful housing and community development efforts from a practical, “how-to” perspective.
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Periodicals

Periodicals

HUD USER publishes a series of periodicals that support PD&R's mission to provide reliable information to researchers, practitioners, advocates, industry groups, foundations, and the general public.
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Publications

Publications

HUD USER makes available printed and electronic copies of published HUD research.
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U.S. Housing Market Characteristics

U.S. Housing Market Characteristics

The USHMC website contains all the national, regional, state, metropolitan, and local data and analysis in one location. You may search by geography to obtain all the reports available for a particular area. Alternatively, you may search by the type of report. Each report contains different levels of data and/or analysis. more »

Sustainable Construction in Indian Country

Sustainable Construction in Indian Country

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), in partnership with the Office of Native American Programs (ONAP), has launched a new effort to support and increase sustainable construction in Native communities. more »