Policy Center

Housing Affordability Institute’s Policy Center features downloadable documents to help inform the housing policy discussion.

Policy Center Content

Housing Affordability Institute’s Policy Center features a library of short

  • Affordability Roadblocks: Short, two-page documents highlighting housing policy issues that can adversely impact housing affordability and access.
  • Modest Densification: Short, two-page documents highlighting how modest densification can address several housing-related issues.
  • Legal Precedents: Single-page papers outlining precedent-setting court decisions at the state and federal level and their impact on housing and development.
  • Housing Policy Explainers: Short documents breaking down complex or confusing housing policy concepts.

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Affordability Roadblocks

Housing Affordability Institute’s Affordability Roadblocks series highlights housing policy issues that can adversely impact housing affordability and access.

Housing Policy Explainers

Housing Affordability Institute’s Housing Policy Explainers break down complex or confusing housing policy concepts.

Housing Affordability Institute’s Legal Precedents outline precedent-setting court decisions at the state and federal levels and their impact on housing and development.