Compact Neighborhood Affordable Housing Density Bonus

For additional information contact:
Hannah Jacobson, 919-560-4137, ext. 28247, or email Hannah Jacobson

The Durham Planning Department is exploring amendments to the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) to revamp the by-right affordable housing density bonus for Compact Neighborhoods in order to provide an incentive to build affordable housing in areas not yet zoned as Compact Design districts. 

Recent Project Updates

August 3, 2015 – Presentation to the Joint City County Planning Committee

Staff presented background research to the Joint City-County Planning Committee that will help to inform the draft text amendment.
Affordable Housing Density Bonus Memo, August 3, 2016
Affordable Housing Density Bonus Presentation, August 3, 2016