Tag: inclusionary housing
It’s time for more states to do what it takes to pass enabling legislation for inclusionary housing, adding this valuable policy tool to the fight for more affordable housing opportunities.
The meager supply of affordable housing is a major contributor to housing's high cost, yet the policy tools to address the shortfall often seem to worsen the problem. But this is because they ignore the underlying infrastructure and financing to support growth.
A: No, they do not. Market-rate developers are business people. They charge as much as the market will bear. When housing prices go up . . .
A: No! Research shows that hasn't been the case. And here's what local officials in places that have implemented it had to say . . .