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Affordability

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Affordability, from most recent to least.

Office of Planning Report Recommends Introducing Gentle Density Changes to DC’s Single-Family Zones

Office of Planning Report Recommends Introducing Gentle Density Changes to DC’s Single-Family Zones

Nena Perry-Brown | April 27th 2020

Along with submitting the final draft of Comp Plan amendments to the DC Council, a report also explains how the city's single-family zones can... read »

The DC Rental Affordability Mismatch

The DC Rental Affordability Mismatch

Nena Perry-Brown | April 3rd 2020

The latest DC Policy Center report sheds light on the affordability mismatch on DC's rental market. ... read »

Should DC Use Inclusionary Conversions to Meet Affordable Housing Goals?

Should DC Use Inclusionary Conversions to Meet Affordable Housing Goals?

Nena Perry-Brown | April 1st 2020

A new report by the DC Policy Center suggests new policy tools are the only way to meet targets west of Rock Creek Park. ... read »

“Excessive” Regulation Causes 80% Home Price Premium in the DC Area, Per Trump Administration

“Excessive” Regulation Causes 80% Home Price Premium in the DC Area, Per Trump Administration

Nena Perry-Brown | February 28th 2020

A new report states that housing is unaffordable in 11 metro areas — including DC — for one reason. ... read »

The D.C. and U.S. Rental Market, by the Numbers

The D.C. and U.S. Rental Market, by the Numbers

Nena Perry-Brown | February 4th 2020

Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies has released its latest Rental Housing report. ... read »

$340,000 or Less: DC’s Five Most Affordable Neighborhoods in 2019

$340,000 or Less: DC’s Five Most Affordable Neighborhoods in 2019

Nena Perry-Brown | January 23rd 2020

Last week, UrbanTurf highlighted DC's million-dollar neighborhoods. Today, we highlight the five neighborhoods that were the most affordable for... read »

Underground Bunk Beds? San Francisco Project Takes New Approach to Affordable Housing

Underground Bunk Beds? San Francisco Project Takes New Approach to Affordable Housing

Nena Perry-Brown | January 17th 2020

A proposed development in San Francisco's Mission District is taking a unique approach toward easing the city's affordable housing crisis. ... read »

New Study Looks at Impact of Airbnb on DC Home Prices

New Study Looks at Impact of Airbnb on DC Home Prices

Nena Perry-Brown | January 8th 2020

A recently-published study examines the impacts of short-term rentals in DC by zip code. ... read »

What $1,500 Rents in DC Now Versus 2014

What $1,500 Rents in DC Now Versus 2014

Nena Perry-Brown | November 13th 2019

A recent study reiterates how much further your rent money used to go. ... read »

The DC Area Has a Deficit of Over 200,000 Housing Units for Lowest Income Households

The DC Area Has a Deficit of Over 200,000 Housing Units for Lowest Income Households

Nena Perry-Brown | September 4th 2019

A new report by the Urban Institute illustrates the severity of the lack of supply of affordable housing in the DC area. ... read »

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