Development Impact Fees: Trends and Impact on the Community

The second impact fee study, which will focus on trends and financial impact on the community

Assessment of Georgia Development Impact Fees

The purpose of this study is to provide a publicly available, comprehensive list of all existing development impact fees in Georgia.

Government Regulation in the Price of a New Home: Georgia

The statewide estimates show that regulations imposed by government at all levels account for 26.9 percent of the final price of a new single-family home built in Georgia.

September 14, 2023 • Commentary

Imposing limits on housing supply

Enforcing minimum requirements on lot and home sizes is necessarily a limit on housing supply and density.

March 16, 2023 • Commentary

Legislation aims to combat rising home prices

A Senate committee advanced legislation limiting the ability of local governments to enact moratoriums on building new housing to no more than 180 days.

December 16, 2022 • Commentary

Adding HEAT to Atlanta’s housing supply

What is needed for Atlanta’s housing is a market-based solution that can restore affordability in a steady but meaningful way.