For San Francisco’s owners and landlords, constricted supply turns out to be great for business

For San Francisco’s incumbent owners and landlords, constricted supply turns out to be great for business. Unaffordability in these precincts is a boon, not a crisis. Housing capital tends to oppose policies aimed at easing prices.

In San Francisco, voting initiatives that promise to ease the city’s famed housing crisis are starting and going

IN SAN FRANCISCO, ballot initiatives promising to ease the City’s renowned housing crunch come and go. From the article The Tragedy of Proposition J: A Policy Parableby Larry A. Rosenthal. Housing bonds pass and fail in the City by the Bay, subsidy programs ebb and flow, and the “affordability crisis” as a catchphrase pervades the […]