U.S. Housing Shortage: Everything, Everywhere, All at Once
October 31, 2022
Every American city has a housing supply problem, but each city’s housing supply problem is unique.
That’s one of the conclusions of research just published by my colleagues at Fannie Mae. While the United States does indeed have a national shortage of affordable housing, every state and city’s path to addressing it is relatively unique, and the tools and tactics used to create badly needed new housing supply will have to be tailored.