Welcome to Up for Growth
Housing Underproduction in the U.S.
The United States fell 7.3 million units short of demand from 2000 – 2015. Read Up for Growth’s research to understand how this shortage affects housing affordability, the economy, the environment, and quality of life around the country.
Is the housing crisis our next big political issue? The Atlantic’s City Lab posed the question using our national housing underproduction research.
Up for Growth hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill for lawmakers and staff about the depth and breadth of our national housing shortfall.
A deep dive into metro (MSA) specific data, investigating how average apartment rent has changed over time.
Up for Growth National Coalition improves the quality of life for working families and creates communities that are accessible and affordable for all by promoting more housing close to jobs, efficient transportation, and desirable local amenities.
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Our membership includes renters’ advocates, low-income and market-rate developers, business organizations, employers, social equity organizations, and many others. We encourage you to join today to ensure your voice, your views and your lived experience are a part of this important conversation.
Latest News and Insights
News and Insights provides the latest from Up for Growth, in additional to current news stories, polls, studies and other relevant data on housing policy, efficient land use, and supply-side community investment promotion, with appropriate context and engaging perspective from Up for Growth, offering fresh and regular entry points into the smart growth conversation.