Massachusetts Governor @CharlieBakerMA signed a statewide rezoning bill. @mercatus' @salimfurth takes a look at the new law and its potential to allow "town officials to use their local knowledge to guide and incorporate multifamily housing." https://t.co/i8f1BRsVlZ— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 19, 2021
💯 "While the $25 billion allocated by Congress— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 15, 2021
was an important down payment on the back rent accrued during this crisis, it is insufficient to meet the scale of the need."
Read more on @PresElectBiden' comprehensive COVID-19 relief plan. https://t.co/jKtNxAiQFU
For more information about the housing provisions in the House-passed Moving Forward Act, check out our Insights Report from last Summer. https://t.co/h4YiXNqll4— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 12, 2021
"Policy experts point to [the Moving Forward Act] as a potential starting point for a @JoeBiden-backed infrastructure bill."— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 12, 2021
More from @mslaurabliss on the incoming administration's transportation - and housing - priorities in @CityLab.
Want to learn more about the latest innovations in housing? Check out @TernerHousing's upcoming virtual panel featuring 2020 winners of @IvoryInnovati0n's #IvoryPrize for Housing Affordability. Event is on Thursday - register ➡️ https://t.co/dbmhazwHWg pic.twitter.com/8KCiU4q49X— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 8, 2021
Welcome news, but important context from @Harvard_JCHS' Chris Herbert:— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 6, 2021
Solving the country’s affordable-housing crisis would require policy changes and government spending, not just private-sector investments.
From @NicoleFriedman in @WSJ ⬇️https://t.co/hO7d0nVjtU
“Owning a home in the US slipped into the unaffordable zone for average workers across the nation in the fourth quarter as the numbers continued a year-long slide in the wrong direction." @jepassy on the growing challenge of housing affordability. ⬇️ https://t.co/49RNNoOzeO— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 5, 2021
Congratulations to the members of the 117th Congress. We look forward to working with the "most diverse Congress yet." https://t.co/xNfecgTJok— Up for Growth Action (@Up4Growth) January 4, 2021