Molly Bolan and Daniel C. Vock · Route Fifty · 20 January 2023
A national housing crunch is spurring governors around the country to venture into debates that typically consume local officials: regulating where new housing can go and figuring out how to entice developers to build more of it.
Emma Goldberg · New York Times · 27 December 2022
Empty office space could be turned into housing.
Nadja Popovich, Mira Rojanasakul and Brad Plumer · New York Times · 13 December 2022
This article allows the reader to zero in on graphics showing neighborhood-by neighborhood climate impact. Higher density housing is associated with less climate impact.
Minnesota Housing · Minnesota Housing · 16 December 2022
THe Minnesota Housing board of directors approved funding selections of $165.5 million to create and preserve 2,156 homes, apartments and manufactured home community lots.
Peter Callaghan · MinnPost · 28 November 2022
A budget surplus, DFL control ofthe legislature, and the bipartisan nature of housing issues are leading to optimism about housing at the State Capitol.
More Senate Democrats Seek Investigation of Tech Firm Accused of Colluding With Landlords to Hike Apartment Rents
Heather Vogell · ProPublica · 17 November 2022
Amy Klobuchar, the senator tasked with overseeing federal antitrust enforcement is urging the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate whether a Texas-based company’s price-setting software is undermining competition and pushing up rents.
Nick Halter · Axios · 8 November 2022
Former NBA player Devean George is planning to create a modular construction plant near Target Field to build apartment units. The plant would provide 315 jobs and could result in lower housing costs.
Katy Reed · StarTribune · 14 October 2022
People being denied housing or jobs based on long-ago records learn how to seal them from public view.