August 08, 2019

HousingWire

Former Freddie Mac CEO Donald Layton: Trump's Treasury says GSE reform has "mostly happened"

Donald Layton, who stepped down as the CEO of Freddie Mac a month ago, is providing some insight into the Trump administration’s view on GSE reform from his new perch at Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies.

August 07, 2019

Bloomberg Businessweek

California Struggles to Sprawl in an Environmentally Responsible Way

A development 60 miles from downtown Los Angeles will provide necessary housing but may increase emissions.

August 02, 2019

The Wall Street Journal

Families Go Deep in Debt to Stay in the Middle Class

The number of households that have inflation-adjusted annual incomes of $100,000 or greater but are renters nearly doubled from 2006 to 2016, according to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

July 30, 2019

CNN

As a child, rent control kept a roof over my head

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders describes how the combination of skyrocketing rents and stagnant renters’ incomes has produced and maintained the affordable housing crisis.

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