Alex Schafran

Alex Schafran is lecturer in geography at the University of Leeds. A former housing organizer, he is the author of The Road to Resegregation: Northern California and the Failure of Politics.
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Housing Vulnerability Analysis: A Discussion

A pilot study on housing vulnerability has identified over 50 different housing tenures, each with different degrees of legal protection, political and advocacy support, and with very different types of risk.

A New Perspective on Housing Tenure

Those of us who work in housing and housing policy know how complicated housing tenure can be. The most common forms of tenure, which...