Commentary

How to make housing more expensive

Who’d have thought that HUD would be the source of something this interesting? A website devoted to chronicling “laws, regulations, and policies affecting the development, maintenance, availability, and cost of affordable housing.” More specifically, it’s a database of state and local policies that drive up the cost of housing and are thus a part of the affordable housing problem.

Adrian Moore

Adrian Moore, Ph.D., is vice president of policy at Reason Foundation, a non-profit think tank advancing free minds and free markets.