In a city with 1 single-family lot, Elon Musk gets a lot of land for cheap. In a real city, the minimum lot size gives the rich more land for cheap, too.
If you want to measure how a real estate market is doing right now, you should use rent. ... The most studied repeated-sales rent index is Zillow's ZORI.
Bravo, TCAD! You seem to be valuing residential property well.
Transactional infrastructure are networks that connect to people. They are visible in your wallet: ID cards, money, bank cards, licenses, etc..
Hi Mom, Yes, what they say is true. Someone could tear down a house on a large lot and build 9 houses . And, yes, it is the intent of the resolution. And I don't think it goes far enough --- Austin would be better if we allowed people
Adjustable-rate mortgages can never go below 2.75%. That's a problem and it is costing borrowers billions.
A rant against the smokescreen, switcheroo, and bamboozle that is the MFI.
Understand how to lower the cost of rent, by thinking like an evil landlord.
Instead of rationing housing, we're "anti-rationing". Our zoning laws are the exact opposite of anything that makes sense.
Welcome to City Econ, a new blog by Michael D Nahas.