Scholars engage the ongoing debate on rent control regulation amid a global spike in housing costs.
Philadelphia law helps vulnerable homeowners retain intergenerational equity.
More financial assistance and fewer anti-eviction mandates may better shelter both renters and landlords.
Scholars argue for “upzoning” to build more multi-family homes on land near transit stations.
Voters in Alameda, California reject a ballot measure that would have eliminated single-family zoning citywide.
More Philadelphia historic properties could be revitalized with reduced red tape.
The law is a win for housing advocates, but gaps remain in city’s rental protections.
Scholar argues that Santa Monica’s regulation of Airbnb listings has not reduced long-term rental prices.
New York City ordinance that would regulate online home-sharing platforms hits a red light in federal court.
Expert argues that suits under California’s environmental law undercut housing and climate change goals.
Economists find that strict housing regulations may significantly lower U.S. gross domestic product.
Local law will prevent landlords from screening tenants based on their criminal history.