United States Postal Service Collects Housing Data for HUD

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has created a database Рcalled the Address Management System Рthat contains property data on nearly all mailing addresses within the country. These data hold significant potential because they describe the universe of housing addresses within the United States and are frequently updated. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is the only recipient of these data, preserving the privacy of individual address-holders. Click here to read the full article.