If you are you a developer who is interested in learning more about affordable homes, we encourage you to look at our data specific to each Rhode Island municipality.
Also, Rhode Island Housing produced a Developers Handbook, a complete "guide to submitting a request for financing the construction, acquisition or rehabilitation of affordable apartments in Rhode Island."
Land Use 2025
State's strategies for land use, conservation, and development. http://www.planning.ri.gov/landuse/policies.htm
Addressing Community Opposition to Affordable Housing Development
A Fair Housing Toolkit, written by the Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania. Written expressly for developers. "It gives common-sense, hands-on tools to deal with public hearings, building community support, using the media, working with officials, and if need be moving to legal action." Chapters include: Confronting common NIMBY concerns, exploding zoning and land use myths, launching a successful community campaign, etc. http://www.housingalliancepa.org/library/view.php?resource_id=86