Companies that value meritocracy perform worse with pay equity when their internal policies do not align with their public-facing statements regarding pay.
As communities across the country begin promoting density to address the affordable housing crisis, they must grapple with how that housing will be built, and for whom.
Our fair housing laws enshrine an approach that prohibits us from explicitly referring to race, even in programs intended to undo the harm caused by racism. Now restorative housing policy is attempting to directly confront this history.
Holmdel, New Jersey, moved its affordable housing to flood-prone land, raising a question about planners' ethical obligations to speak up against such moves.
With notoriously high housing costs in San Francisco pushing workers across occupations out of the city and into long commutes, the value of alliances between housing advocates and labor organizers are becoming increasingly clear.
We talk a lot about needing more affordable housing—but the affordable units that do exist can be very hard to locate, which hampers fair housing.
Research shows that common messages supporting permanent solutions to homelessness are not working. But there are other ways to frame the discussion.
The largest source of subsidy for building affordable housing doesn’t come with meaningful eviction reduction requirements, or even incentives. But it could.
Expanding access to the housing market is unlikely to do much to close the racial wealth gap. Here’s why.
How suburban luxury high-rises are lowering everyone’s quality of life.
During his life, he made large donations to hospitals, colleges, and museums. He also razed an entire neighborhood to the ground and fought fervently to degrade tenant rights.
City officials can’t wait for the cavalry to solve their housing problems; they are going to have to do it themselves.
Transitioning out of homelessness can be a lonely process. To address this, some homeless service providers are giving clients the option to share housing with someone they know, with each receiving their own bedroom.
We don’t have to turn to fancy tech to lower the cost of building.
Some elements of affordable housing—from the development process to the way buildings are managed—are rooted in racist assumptions that dehumanize residents. Here are some simple ways you can be a better housing provider.
Lessons for affordable housing developers from the trenches.
How do you address a history of anti-Asian housing discrimination? Not by destroying Asian American communities.
Did we want to bail out corporate landlords or help renters? Because we’re doing the former.
We don’t really have a housing assistance system. We have hundreds of them. And that's part of why it's so hard to get rent relief out.
We must continue studying and fighting gentrification, rather than abandon the concept altogether.