A $1,800 apartment became a $3,300 corporate rental. Is that bad for housing?

Los Angeles Times quoted Richard Green of the USC Price School on if extended-stay apartments are hurting the housing market overall. But Green argued the correct policy response isn’t to crack down on the practice, but to allow more housing to be built in the first place. That way, different living arrangements can flourish without…

Average apartment rent dips slightly, but still trending up from 2016

The Santa Clarita Valley Signal noted Richard Green of the USC Lusk Center was appointed to a Santa Clarita task force to examine rent control. Starcyzk said the five supervisors have each named two appointees for a task force to study rent control. A spokesperson for Supervisor Kathryn Barger said her appointees to the Tenant…