2019 South Shore Housing Survey
RequiredRequired Question(s)
As part of the South Shore Economic Development Corporation's work, we are asking for your feedback & input on the impact of housing throughout the region. This survey is 11 questions and should take you no more than 5-10 minutes. 

Thank you for your time!
 
Required 1.

Please indicate the size of your company (number of employees).

1-2 employees
3-10 employees
11-25 employees
26-50 employees
51-100 employees
101+ employees
Required 2.

Please indicate your job title level.  

Business Owner
Entry Level
Manager Level
Executive Level
Other  
Required 3.

What industry type does your company represent? 

Construction
Consulting/Business Services
Education
Finance
Government
Health
Insurance
Non-Profit / Community Organization
Real Estate
Restaurant
Retail
Technology
Tourism/Leisure
Transportation
Utilities
Retired
No current place of work/business
Other  
Required 4.
What is the biggest challenge that your company faces in ATTRACTING workforce? 
Available labor pool
Cost of housing
Location of workplace
Transportation to/from workplace
Other  
  • Comment:

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Required 5.

When it comes to attracting workforce to the area, what do you believe is the region's greatest challenge? 

Adequate job opportunities
Housing options
Public Transportation
Traffic
Other  
  • Comment:

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Required 6.

What is the South Shore's greatest asset?

Education
Natural habitat
Housing variety
Recreational opportunities
Sense of community
Job opportunities
Diversity
Other  
  • Comment:

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Required 7.

In your opinion, which home type is needed most in order for us to meet the needs of EXISTING RESIDENTS?

Multifamily
Condominiums
Transit-oriented development
Apartments
Townhomes
Senior Living
Smaller single family homes (less than 1500 sq. ft.)
Larger single family homes (greater than 2000 sq. ft.)
Other  
Required 8.

In your opinion, which home type is needed most in order for us to ATTRACT NEW RESIDENTS to the region?

Multifamily
Condominiums
Transit-oriented development
Apartments
Townhomes
Senior Living
Smaller single family homes (less than 1500 sq. ft.)
Larger single family homes (greater than 2000 sq. ft.)
Other  
Required 9.
Rate the following statements on a scale of 1 to 5, where 1 = strongly disagree and 5 = strongly agree. 
 1 = strongly disagree 2 = disagree 3 = neutral 4 = agree 5 = strongly agree 
Housing impacts my company's ability to attract & retain talent.
Housing impacts my company's ability to grow.
Required 10.

Please indicate the town where your business/employer's local office is situated.

Abington
Braintree
Canton
Cohasset
Duxbury
Hanover
Hanson
Hingham
Holbrook
Kingston
Marshfield
Milton
Norwell
Pembroke
Plymouth
Quincy
Randolph
Rockland
Scituate
Weymouth
Other  
Required 11.

Age of respondent

19 and under
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 - 69
70 - 79
80+