Low-income housing in Boston: a ticking clock for Section 8 subsidized units

A serious threat to low-income housing in U.S. cities, especially in hot rental markets like Boston, is the expiration of the contracts that enable Section 8 subsidized units. I built the visualization below using data from preservationdatabase.org. Navigate to find out when and where the greatest prospective loss exists, for Boston and nearby Cambridge and Somerville.