Housing Affordability — Corey White’s Roadmap To Paradise Ep 3

Policy solutions to bonkers housing costs

Part of the issue with home ownership is that it serves two purposes — as an asset (or more appropriately, a vehicle for middle class wealth accumulation), and a home. Any government wishing to make housing affordable has to contend with homeowners who don’t want to see the value of their asset drop, while simultaneously placating new entrants to the market who want to see housing become more affordable and within their reach.

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Gaby D'Souza

Gaby D'Souza

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Econo nerd. Kitten-obsessed but it's validated by my other occupation - one of the editors-in-chief @econlolcats. Also tweets from @act_yen. Usual disclaimers