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
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The city of Atlanta, Georgia, aims to construct and preserve 20,000 rental and for-sale affordable housing units by 2026. The city’s One Atlanta: Housing Affordability Action Plan contains 45 actions to ensure that long-time residents and others wishing to live in the city can find an affordable home. Read More>>
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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.