HUD established the Regulatory Barriers Clearinghouse (RBC) to collect, process, assemble, and disseminate information on state and local regulations and policies affecting the creation and maintenance of affordable housing.
Released! The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s report on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing.
Regulatory Barriers Research
Coming soon! New Study on the costs of regulatory barriers!
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California adopted legislation in 2020 to encourage the production of multifamily and infill developments. At least 25 percent of the housing need for moderate-income housing must be accommodated by sites zoned to allow at least 4 housing units but less than 100 housing units per acre.