affordable housing Archive

How to Build Housing More Affordably

Recognizing that cost is a major factor in the dearth of affordable housing, Julie Hyman offers a list of five techniques gleaned from her father that developers can employ today to create housing units on a smaller budget. ...
March 5, 2018

What’s a Social-Purpose REIT?

The City We Need Is Affordable, Vol. 2 looks at some of real estate’s more innovative responses to the challenge of affordable housing all around the world....
January 4, 2018

How Affordable Housing Can Actually Succeed on the Open Market

More and more people are moving to cities, and though the luxury market has been leading our slow exit from recession, that imbalance can’t continue. It’s time for the real estate industry to weigh in on affordability and urbanization....
November 11, 2016