Reprinted with permission from Journal of Affordable Housing & Community Development Law, 2017 (26:2) at 255–261. ©2017 by the American Bar Association. Reprinted with permission. All rights reserved. This information or any or portion thereof may not be copied or disseminated in any form or by any means or stored in an electronic database or retrieval system without the express written consent of the American Bar Association.
As someone who has worked in the homebuilding industry for more than forty-five years, I have never seen the housing situation more desperate. The combination of rising rents and unsustainable housing costs is wreaking havoc on families across America.