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Regulatory Barriers Clearinghouse

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.

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Released!   The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s report on Eliminating Regulatory Barriers to Affordable Housing.


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Regulatory Barriers Research

Coming soon!  New Study on the costs of regulatory barriers!


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Did you know?

To encourage the production of “missing middle” infill housing, the city of Olympia, Washington, amended its municipal code in 2018 to add courtyard apartments, single room occupancies, triplexes, and fourplexes as permitted uses in certain lower-density and mixed-use districts.

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