Research and Reports

The Housing Center publishes research that examines fair housing and fair lending trends in the State of Ohio and Northeast Ohio, racial and ethnic disparities in mortgage lending, and other valuable information.

Current Topics in Fair Housing

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination in Cuyahoga County 2016

Guide to Local Occupancy Codes in Northeast Ohio
The Guide to Local Occupancy Codes is a handy guide for quickly looking up occupancy codes for cities, townships, and villages in Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, and Medina Counties.

 Guide to Local Occupancy Codes in Northeast Ohio 2012

Best Practices for Rental Property Management

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State of Fair Housing

State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2017
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2016
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2015
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2014
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2013
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2012
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2011
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2010
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2009
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2008
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2007
State of Fair Housing in Northeast Ohio: 2006

Housing Choice Vouchers

Housing Voucher Mobility in Lorain County 2017
Housing Voucher Mobility in Cuyahoga County 2016

Community Lending Factbooks

Cuyahoga County Community Lending Factbook: May 2012
City of Cleveland Community Lending Factbook: September 2010
Cuyahoga County Lending Factbook: July 2010
Geauga County Community Lending Factbook: July 2010
Medina County Lending Factbook: October 2009
Lake County Lending Factbook: July 2009
Lorain County Lending Factbook: August 2008
Cleveland Community Lending Factbook: July 2007
Cuyahoga County Community Lending Factbook: May 2007

Rental Factbooks

Ashtabula County Rental Factbook 2014
Cuyahoga County Rental Factbook 2015
Geauga County Rental Factbook: August 2013
Lake County Rental Factbook: 2012

 

Racial & Ethnic Disparities in Ohio Mortgage Lending

Racial & Ethnic Disparities in 2012 and 2013 Ohio Mortgage Lending: June 2015
Racial & Ethnic Disparities in 2011 Ohio Mortgage Lending: March 2013
Racial & Ethnic Disparities in 2010 Ohio Mortgage Lending: February 2012
Racial & Ethnic Disparities in 2009 Ohio Mortgage Lending: January 2011
Racial & Ethnic Disparities in 2008 Ohio Mortgage Lending: December 2009
Racial & Ethnic Disparities in Ohio Mortgage Lending: February 2009
Racial & Ethnic Disparities in Ohio Mortgage Lending: November 2006

Payday Lending in Ohio

Testimony of Jeffrey Dillman on Ohio House Bill 209
New Face of Payday Lending: March 2009
The Continued Growth of Payday Lending in Ohio: March 2008
Growth in Payday Lending: February 2007

Other Research Reports

Jeffrey Dillman Testimony on HMDA Before Federal Reserve Board
Subprime Lending in the City of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County by Jeffrey Dillman: 2010
Southeast Suburbs Analysis Lending Patterns: 2004
Cleveland Analysis of Lending Patterns: 2004
Cuyahoga County Foreclosure Project: 2003