Opportunity Zones or Gentrification Zones

Several recent articles linked here have addressed federal Opportunity Zone regulations. Concerns have been raised about the social justice and gentrification impacts of these zones.  One article states “The existing regulations have made that calculation...

Debunking the Housing Supply Myth

“One myth still in the early stages of its perpetual repetition: housing prices are going up because there isn’t enough supply, and local land use regulation is to blame. This is likewise totally false in almost every instance, but contesting this idea really...

Pressure to build, build, build

November 9, 2018: Michael Goldman (2.4 minutes), Sunnyvale City Council member, explains how the pressure to build, build, build creates more congestion, the middle class is being squeezed, and people are leaving of the Bay Area. Video...