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Tax foreclosure and other forms of housing displacement are very serious issues in Detroit. The scope of the problem can be quite daunting and understanding the nuances challenging. These resources can be used to learn about this topic and access sev

The Impact of Foreclosures and Evictions

Forced Displacement from Rental Housing: Prevalence and Neighborhood Consequences

Matthew Desmond and Tracey Shollenberger

This paper analyzes survey data of renters in Milwaukee to better understand involuntary displacement and its impact on where an evicted renter moves to. The paper finds most displaced renters relocate to poorer and higher-crime neighborhoods.

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