California Traffic Is a Symptom of Housing Unaffordability

Two weeksago I explored how California’s housing unaffordability crisis is impacting the Golden State’s business climate. Due to restrictive government zoning ordinances and regulations, California’s rental and for sale housing stock isn’t keeping up with demand. In response to the crisis, policy makers have turned to rent control, inclusionary zoning, and targeted subsidies – policies…

California’s Affordable Housing Crisis Is a Crisis for Business

Proposition 30, the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), not reforming education post-Vergara v. California, and AB 32 – are all easily identifiable policies contributing to California’s struggling business climate. But let me add another one: California’s housing affordability crisis. California’s housing affordability crisis extends not just to those wishing they could become homeowners, but also…