Tenure

					of gas for this house, apartment, or mobile home? Last month’s cost – Dollars $ , OR .00

condominium fee in addition to your rent; otherwise, mark the "None" box. Monthly amount – Dollars , .00

Amount – Dollars $ , , .00

American Community $ Survey
Housing: Question on Tenure
OR None

17 What are the annual real estate taxe
THIS property? Annual amount – Dollars $ , OR None .00

Included in rent or condominium fee Included in electricity payment entered above No charge or gas not used

No Question as it appears in the questionnaire.

c. IN THE PAST 12 MONTHS, what was the cost of water and sewer for this house, apartment, or mobile home? If you have lived here less than 12 months, estimate the cost. Past 12 months’ cost – Dollars $ , OR Included in rent or condominium fee No charge .00

14 Is this house, apartment, or mobile home –
Mark (X) ONE box. Owned by you or someone in this household with a mortgage or loan? Include home equity loans. Owned by you or someone in this household free and clear (without a mortgage or loan)? Rented? Occupied without payment of rent? � SKIP to C

18 What is the annual payment for fire,
Annual amount – Dollars $ , OR .00

hazard, and flood insurance on THIS property?

Source: ACS-1(2009)KFI None d. IN THE PAST 12 MONTHS, what was the cost of oil, coal, kerosene, wood, etc., B Answer questions 15a and b if this house, MEETINGmobile home is RENTED. for this house, apartment, or mobile apartment, or FEDERAL NEEDS home? If you have lived here less than 12 Otherwise, SKIP to question 16. Tenure (whether a home is owned or rented) is the most basic feature of the housing inventory. months, estimate the cost.

Homeownership rates have served as an indicator of the nation’s economy for decades. These Past 12 months’ cost – Dollars
$

data are an integral component of the formula used by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to establish What is the monthly rent for are essential for the Federal Housing .00 15 a. Fair Market Rents and also this , house, apartment, Department of Health and Human Services is Authority’s mortgage insurance program. The U.S. or mobile home? OR required to profile the housing tenure ofamount – Dollars Monthly Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) households. The Bureau Included in rent or condominium fee of Economic Analysis uses this information along with other census $ .00 No chargedata to prepare the value of housing services for the National and Regional Accounts. This or these fuels not used , information is used to assess the costs of utilities based on the type of home ownership. Tenure also is used in calculating homeownership vacancy rates and rental vacancy rates that federal b. Does the monthly rent include any and local agencies use to evaluate the overall viability of local housing markets. meals?
Yes No

COMMUNITY BENEFITS
Planning §.4{_¤ Housing

Tenure is one of the integral components Local planners use data on tenure to used by the U.S. Department of Housing assess neighborhood stability. ACS-1(2009)KFI, Page 6, Base (Black) ACS-1(2009)KFI, Page 6, Green Pantone 354 (10, 20, 40 and 50%) and Urban Development to establish Fair Market Rents for different localities Banking throughout the country. This information is used to allocate Section 8 and other Data on tenure are used to distribute funds federal housing program subsidies that for mortgage insurance, for rental housing assist American families to afford decent, in urban renewal areas, and for national safe, and sanitary housing. defense housing.

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