Current Projects

Neighborhood Fundamentals is working in partnership with other experts on the following projects:

  • Housing Assistance Council: Technical and capacity building assistance as part of the HUD Rural Capacity Building Initiative

  • Vermont Housing Finance Agency: Analysis of affordable rental housing development cost factors (in partnership with LSA Planning)

  • Urban Land Institute Terwilliger Center for Housing: Visiting research fellow

  • ULI Washington, DC Housing Impact Task Force

  • Alliance for Housing Solutions (Arlington, VA) Policy Committee

  • Previous

    • Arlington County Affordable Housing Master Plan Working Group; Vice-Chair

    • Arlington County Homeownership Advisory Working Group

    • ULI Baltimore-Washington TOD Product Council

Advisory Positions

PREVIOUS Publications

Research and reports authored or co-authored by Michael A. Spotts:

Other Initiatives

Organized or co-organized by Michael A. Spotts:

Other completed Neighborhood Fundamentals projects include:

  • Grounded Solutions Network: State and local policy analysis for community land trusts and shared equity homeownership programs

  • Prince George's County, MD: Comprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (in partnership with Enterprise Community Partners and Lisa Sturtevant & Associates, LLC)

  • Winston Salem, NC: Study of development costs and future development capacity (in partnership with Enterprise Community Partners)





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