Setting Priorities for Neighborhood Stabilization: Guide to Using Indexes

Training materials by G. Thomas Kingsley, Leah Hendey, David Price
June 2011

Urban Institute   (NNIP Coordinator) provides indexes of both market strength and foreclosure risk that localities can use to set their neighborhood stabilization priorities. This document is a guide that begins by defining the indexes and then explains how they and related resources can be used to set priorities. It then offers more detailed guidance on a threestep approach to using these materials.