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Impacts of Filtering and Rent Control on Housing Supply

Along with stagnant or insufficiently rising wages, lack of supply contributes to severe housing affordability challenges in much of the country. On April 21, 2020, the Urban Institute hosted a webinar, “Housing Supply Challenges and Solutions,” to dig deeper into two topics related to the affordable housing supply: filtering and rent control.

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