Shane Phillips

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Shane Phillips is an urban planner and policy expert based in Los Angeles. Phillips manages the UCLA Lewis Center Housing Initiative and teaches public policy as an adjunct instructor at the University of Southern California. His new book is "The Affordable City: Strategies for Putting Housing Within Reach (and Keeping it There)."

We Need Rental Registries Now More Than Ever

Most communities lack a way of collecting real-time data on whether landlords are complying with rules. A rental registry could change that.


A Non-Profit Housing Acquisition Program Could Protect The Displaced

In a recent post on my website, I wrote about the need for a new affordable housing policy—one that targets the 99 percent of housing already built and operating, rather […]