Research & Publications

Our work is informed by rigorous research conducted with community partners, philanthropies, and educational institutions. We strive to make the status of affordable housing understandable and quantifiable, and to provide the data that contribute to effective advocacy and policymaking.

Report published by CRN titled "Analysis of the Fourth Quarter 2018 Housing Report" placed on table with pencils

Analysis of the City of Chicago's 2021 First and Second Quarter Housing Progress Report Out Now

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Screenshot of demographic data from Affordable Housing Fact Book

Affordable Housing Fact Book

Free data on housing conditions in communities in Chicago and across Illinois

Screenshot of CRN's Preservation Database online tool

Preservation Database

Tracks Section 8 properties throughout Illinois, including expiration date and status of contracts.

Fact sheets, maps, and publications

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MacArthur Foundation

MacArthur Award Winner

The Chicago Rehab Network is a proud recipient of the 2006 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions.

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