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AHS Research Papers

How Big is Your Neighborhood? Using the AHS and GIS to Determine the Extent of Your Community [PDF - 2.1M]  June 13, 2013. (Updated from January 24, 2013).

Proceedings from the American Housing Survey (AHS) Users Conference  Link to a non-federal Web site March 8, 2011. This conference presented early results from the 2009 AHS datasets. More than a dozen analysts from academic, private, and government organizations presented their findings on a wide range of housing topics, providing insights into the value of the AHS data..

Measured versus Reported Distances in the American Housing Survey [PDF - 327K]  August 2011.

How American Homes Vary By the Year They Were Built [PDF - 95K]  June 2011.

Forced to Move: An Analysis of Hurricane Katrina Movers 2009 American Housing Survey: New Orleans [PDF - 168K]  June 2011.

Cognitive Testing of Spanish Language Translation of Selected Questions in the American Housing Survey (AHS) [PDF - 2.2M]  January 2011.

A Tale of Two Surveys: Mortgage Wealth Data in the AHS and the SIPP [PDF - 351K]

Language, Culture, and Respondent Knowledge: Findings from the Cognitive Test of the Spanish Translation of the American Housing Survey [PDF - 310K]  Link to a non-federal Web site May 2009.

2007 American Community Survey: A Comparison to Selected Housing and Financial Characteristics for The United States From the 2007 American Housing Survey [PDF - 996K]

Do You See What I See? Using Visual Methods to Probe Respondent Understanding [PDF - 125K]  Link to a non-federal Web site

The Use of Utility Bills as an Information Retrieval Aid in the American Housing Survey [PDF - 615K]  Link to a non-federal Web site

Drowning in Debt: Housing and Households with Underwater Mortgages [PDF - 427K]

Taking Account of Housing in Measures of Household Income [PDF - 169K]  January 2007.

Valuing Housing in Measures of Household and Family Economic Well-Being [PDF - 186K]  March 2008.

AHS References [PDF - 440K]

Discrepancies Between Measured Income in the American Housing Survey (AHS) and the Current Population Survey (CPS): Final Report [PDF - 851K]  March 2003.

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