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What It Actually Costs to Maintain An Older House

If Rust Belt cities stay too inexpensive, every homeowner suffers.

Posted January 18th, 2019

Rust Belt Cities Need Investment, Not Gentrification Worries

In Akron, we desperately need any kind of investment in urban housing.

Posted April 6th, 2018

Did the State Destroy the Best Model for Affordable Urban Housing?

Working and middle-class cooperative buildings were an invention of civil society.

Posted November 10th, 2017

How We Subsidize Suburbia

Federal intervention—not the free market—made sprawl the way we live today.

Posted October 20th, 2017