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.

November 30, 2022

The Impact of Fees on Georgia’s Housing Supply

Georgia needs to build hundreds of thousands of new homes to fill the housing shortfall, and impact fees are making them more expensive by thousands of dollars.

July 29, 2022 • Commentary

Investigative Report Asks: What Makes Oconee Homes So Expensive?

Regulatory compliance is costing home builders and homebuyers in Oconee County tens of thousands of dollars.

June 8, 2022 • Blog

Supply Problems and Rising Home Prices

Rising home prices are a multi-faceted issue requiring multiple solutions. First, government officials should quit making homes pricier than than need be.

February 4, 2022 • Commentary

The Price of Compliance

What does the cost of regulatory compliance mean to a home buyer today?

November 4, 2021 • Blog

Tiny Houses, Big Hurdles

Most communities in Georgia are dealing with a common problem: housing affordability.

April 28, 2021 • Daily Citizen-News

Georgia’s Spring Real Estate Boom

Communities across Georgia that want to deal with their shortage of affordably priced housing will need to grapple with supply problems.

September 18, 2020 • Commentary

The Labyrinth of Housing Affordability

With just one number, U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming encapsulated the enormous challenge facing housing assistance: 160.

November 15, 2019 • Commentary

Zoning Regulations Hinder Housing Affordability

America’s housing market is neither free nor fair. As living costs spiral upwards and housing demand outpaces supply for the eighth year in a row, minorities and low-income Americans have fewer […]