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Miami-Dade County Zoning: Administrative Requirements of Workforce Housing Bonuses

In 2007, the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners adopted Ordinance No. 07-05, which created a voluntary Workforce Housing Development Program in order to encourage development of land available for residential use targeted towards the workforce income group. The program allows … Continue reading

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Crawford & Waldman on Tax-Free Housing and Religious Employers

Bridget J. Crawford (Pace University School of Law) & Emily Gold Waldman (Pace University – School of Law) have posted Ministerial Magic: Tax-Free Housing and Religious Employers (University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law Online, Forthcoming) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: … Continue reading

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HUD Resolves Familial Status Fair Housing Act Case From Maine for $18,000

In a statement issued last week, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that it resolved a familial status Fair Housing Act (FHA) case from Maine for $18,000. The case, stated by a fair housing tester group, … Continue reading

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A Legislative Response to California’s Housing Emergency: Senator Skinner’s SB 330

(This post is co-authored by U.C. Davis Law School Professor Chris Elmendorf)  Last week, as President Trump harrumphed about the faux emergency on our nation’s Southern border, California State Senator Nancy Skinner introduced a potentially transformative bill that addresses California’s … Continue reading

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Who Holds the Keys to Rental Housing Data?

Regulators in New York City cannot compel home rental platforms like Airbnb to turn over user data for enforcement purposes—at least not for now. Earlier this year, a federal judge enjoined a New York City ordinance that would have required … Continue reading

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