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California's High Housing Costs: Causes and Consequences March 17, 2015

In this series of short videos, Senior Fiscal & Policy Analysts Chas Alamo and Brian Uhler discuss the many factors that have a role in driving California's high housing costs, the most important being the significant shortage of housing in the state's highly coveted coastal communities. They make recommendations to the Legislature to address this housing shortfall by changing policies to facilitate significantly more private home and apartment building in California's coastal urban communities. Read the report: California's High Housing Costs: Causes and Consequences.

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California's High Housing Costs - Overview March 17, 2015

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