"Raising the Roof" Report on California Housing Released, May
The California Department of Housing and Community Development has released the Statewide
Housing Plan update, entitled "Raising
the Roof: California Housing Development Projections and Constraints, 1997-2020."
The report's principal author is John Landis. Landis is Professor of City and
Regional Planning at the University of California and an affiliate of the Berkeley Program
on Housing and Urban Policy.
The two-volume report provides a county-by-county assessment of housing needs, constraints
and projections. Particular issues addressed in the report include land supply, local
development regulations, capital flows, and affordability.