香蕉视频苹果下载

Share

Yimby Movement Goes Mainstream in Response to High Housing Costs

‘Yes in my backyard’ activists in states such as California try to persuade Democrats that more construction is the best solution for homelessness and lack of affordable housing

With the average 30-year mortgage rate rising to 5%, home ownership may now be out of reach for millions more Americans. WSJ’s Dion Rabouin explains the impact for potential buyers, sellers and the housing market. Illustration: Adele Morgan

香蕉视频苹果下载A special election Tuesday for a state Assembly seat in San Francisco largely centered around an increasingly potent issue in California: which candidate wants to build more housing.

The race between two Democrats who describe themselves as progressives became something of a referendum on the Yimby movement, short for “yes in my backyard.”

To Read the Full Story

Continue reading your article with
香蕉视频苹果下载a WSJ membership