Category: zoning law

Increasing Housing Demand Won’t Solve Affordability

Commentary Over the past decade in Australia, we have had a series of governments delivering disappointing policies. Unfortunately, I expect this disappointment will continue with the new Labor government. One case in point: their housing policy was announced during the most recent election campaign. The Labor Party’s shared equity scheme is yet another poor federal…


Coalition Pushes Back Against California’s New Single-Family Housing Laws

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—A grassroots coalition is seeking to have California voters decide if two new laws related to single-family zoning have gone too far and are currently gathering signatures to potentially put the issue on the November 2022 ballot. The laws in question are Senate Bill 9 and Senate Bill 10, which both went into effect…