Transform & Diversify

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Map of the central Puget Sound region highlighting communities that are considered to have higher access to opportunity and moderate displacement risk.
Map of the central Puget Sound region highlighting communities that are considered to have higher access to opportunity and moderate displacement risk. Download map.

Tools and actions for communities identified as Transform & Diversify are focused on capitalizing on strong real estate markets to prove more housing and require or incentivize long-term affordable housing in some cases. Many of these communities are located in jurisdictions planning for significant amounts of housing growth.

These communities are considered to have higher access to opportunity and moderate displacement risk.

Shared Characteristics

Communities offer significant transit access with more in the future. Neighborhoods or centers are poised for transformation. Rents in these communities are increasing faster than the regional average.

Tools and Actions

Tools and actions are categorized by the three S's of the Regional Housing Strategy - Supply, Stability, and Subsidy.

Supply

Stability

Subsidy

 

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