Urban Displacement

Provides research aimed to understand and describe the nature of gentrification and displacement and generate knowledge on how policy interventions and investment can respond and support more equitable development.

Link: http://www.urbandisplacement.org

Author: UC Berkeley

Category:  Demographics, Development, Equity, Housing, Jobs, Land Use, Mobility, Policy, Transportation

Geographic Scope:  Regional

GIS Integration: No

Tool Outputs:  Datasets, Maps, Reports/Summaries

Skill Level: Low

Data Level: Census Tracts

Data Permissions: Data available for direct download

Last Updated: 2018

The Place Database

The Place Database is a data visualization tool of the United States which uses the PolicyMap platform. The tool allows users to view the latest available data for dozens of indicators—ranging from housing affordability to brownfield sites to federal government spending.

Link: https://placedatabase.policymap.com/

Author: The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy and PolicyMap

Category:  Demographics, Development, Environment, Housing, Infrastructure, Land Use, Policy

Geographic Scope:  National

GIS Integration: Yes

Tool Outputs:  Maps, Comparisons

Skill Level: Medium

Data Level: Census Block Groups

Data Permissions: Data available for direct download

Last Updated: 2018

Broward County Property Appraiser (“BCPA”)

BCPA is an Online Property Records Search to research properties.

Link: http://bcweb-adapters.bcpa.net/bcpawebmap_ex/bcpawebmap.aspx

Author:  Broward County Property Appraiser Office

Category: Economy, Housing, Development, Land Use, Resiliency

Geographic Scope:  County

GIS Integration: Yes

Tool Outputs: Maps, Excel Data

Skill Level: Low

Data Level: Parcels, Jurisdictions, Districts,  Subdivision, Census Tracts

Data Permissions: Public source available for free download

Last Updated: 2018