https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/09/top_suburban_housing_neighborhoods.jpg 510 820 Joel Kotkin /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Joel Kotkin2023-09-08 10:06:312023-09-08 10:07:34Urban Sprawl, the Environmentally Friendly Answer to Expensive Housing
Where governments have embraced such things as “urban growth boundaries” and greenbelts that restrict new housing on the fringe, expensive housing is the result.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/08/US-HAFF-Report-2023.jpg 675 1200 Wendell Cox /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Wendell Cox2023-08-29 10:33:562023-08-29 10:41:40Demographia United States Housing Affordability – 2023 Edition Released
Demographia United States Housing Affordability rates housing affordability using the median multiple, a measurement of income in relation to housing prices, or 174 major markets (metropolitan areas) for the third quarter of 2022.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/FOC_Next-Gen-Suburbs-Berger.jpg 768 1024 Alan Berger /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Alan Berger2023-05-15 21:01:092023-05-11 21:04:23The Future of Cities: Next Generation American Suburbs
Next generation suburbs can be designed to preserve the environment, and advantage that urban core cities could never achieve.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/FOC_Utah-Innovations-Gochnour.jpg 768 1024 Natalie Gochnour /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Natalie Gochnour2023-05-11 10:30:012023-05-10 19:50:38The Future of Cities: Utah Policy Innovations in Homelessness, Poverty and Health
The proper size of government permeates public policy discussions about homelessness, poverty, and health care. The left and right debate varying degrees of government involvement, typically failing to act and often deteriorating into a state of policy paralysis.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/FOC_Black-Urban-Voters-Blain.jpg 768 1024 Charles Blain /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Charles Blain2023-05-04 10:29:012023-05-02 16:07:24The Future of Cities: A New Path for Black Urban Voters?
For decades, a large majority of black Americans have aligned with the Democratic Party, but the modern-day Democratic Party's leftward shift may cause a reevaluation of that relationship. The welfare of black people has not been made better from their support of the Democratic Party.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/FOC_Future-of-Work-Lind.jpg 768 1024 Michael Lind /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Michael Lind2023-04-27 13:44:272023-05-02 15:59:13The Future of Cities: False Dawn – The Future of Work and Cities After the Illusions of Globalization
The disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic, the rise of remote work, and partial de-globalization have shattered neoliberal narratives about the future of work and cities. A consensus about what will replace it has yet to emerge.
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Until 1970, owner-occupied housing was broadly affordable in the U.S.A., at a price-to-income ratio of 2.6. The housing unaffordability of today is evidence that supply has not kept up with demand.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/FOC-Inland-Empire-delRio.jpg 768 1024 Celia and Karla López del Río /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Celia and Karla López del Río2023-04-13 12:30:592023-04-10 12:17:38The Future of Cities: California’s Inland Empire
It's always been a mug's fame to best against New York City, which was counted out only to quickly bounce back after 9/11 and again in 2008 after the financial system nearly collapsed.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/houston-townhomes.jpg 675 1200 Tory Gattis /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Tory Gattis2023-03-22 18:39:002023-03-22 18:39:10Problem, We Have a Houston – Lot Size Reform Equivalent to $18K Gift for Single-Family Homeowners
Houstonians got a free $18k from minimum lot size reform, but is Houston sliding towards zoning? Houston tops standard of living rankings.
https://urbanreforminstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/an-american-suburb.jpg 675 1200 Wendell Cox /wp-content/uploads/2020/03/URI-logo-claret.png Wendell Cox2023-03-20 11:58:172023-03-17 12:51:18Demographia International Housing Affordability – 2023 Edition Released
Demographia International Housing Affordability rates middle-income housing affordability in 92 major housing markets in eight nations: Australia, Canada, China, Ireland, New Zealand, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States). This edition covers the third quarter (September quarter) of 2021.