Over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, numerous states and localities successfully expanded their housing capacity by rapidly acquiring hotels and motels and converting them into permanent housing. The following case studies outline some of the most noteworthy hotels-to-housing initiatives across the country. Each document includes an overview of the funding sources that were implemented, the administrative approach that guided the initiative, and the overall project development process. They also include an assessment of the key success factors and the major lessons learned for each effort.
Quick Downloads: California | Oregon | Vermont | Minnesota (Hennepin County) | Fort Worth, TX (Casa De Esperanza) | Los Angeles, CA (Casa Luna and Best Inn) | San Diego, CA (Kearny Valley VISTA) | Minneapolis, MN (Steven’s Square) | Essex Junction, VT (Susan’s Place)