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Policy Tag: Guest Publication

Strip Malls to Homes: An Analysis of Commercial to Residential Conversions in California

Read the full paper here.   Authors: Dr. Issi Romem, Terner Center Affiliate and Founder, MetroSight David Garcia, Policy Director,…

Regulations and Land Use

Community Land Trusts and MH Advantage® – A New Approach to Affordable Homeownership

As part of our commitment to the education and professional development of UC Berkeley students, the Terner Center highlights exceptional…

Rendering of comparable home
Homeownership

Trump Is Clinging to an Outdated Version of the Suburbs

This piece was originally published in The Avenue by the Brookings Institution's Metropolitan Policy Program. In a Wall Street Journal op-ed earlier this week, President…

aerial of the suburbs
Communities and Regions

Furthering Fair Housing Through the RHNA Process in California

As part of our commitment to the education and professional development of UC Berkeley students, the Terner Center highlights exceptional…

Regulations and Land Use

Built-Out Cities? How California Cities Restrict Housing Production through Prohibition and Process

By Paavo Monkkonen, Michael Lens, and Michael Manville, UCLA This paper is part of a working paper series that utilizes…

Cul-de-sac with buildings
Regulations and Land Use

Residential Land Use Regulation and the Spatial Mismatch Between Housing and Employment Opportunities in California Cities

by Noah Durst, Michigan State University This paper is part of a working paper series that utilizes the Terner Center California Residential…

Regulations and Land Use

Key Remaining Questions Following New Amendments to SB 50

Senate Bill 50—San Francisco Senator Scott Wiener’s high-profile effort to reform local zoning in transit- and job-rich areas—is back for…

aerial view of homes
Regulations and Land Use

Land Use Politics, Housing Costs, and Segregation in California Cities

By Jonathan Rothwell, PhD, Gallup This paper is part of a working paper series that utilizes the Terner Center California Residential Land Use…

Regulations and Land Use

California Needs to Build More Apartments

By Jenny Schuetz, PhD, the Brookings Institution, Metropolitan Policy Program and Cecile Murray, MSCAPP, University of Chicago This paper is part of a working…

Regulations and Land Use

Comparing Perceptions and Practice: Why Better Land Use Data is Critical to Ground Truth Legal Reform

This is the third installment in a working paper series that utilizes the Terner Center California Residential Land Use Survey to assess…

Regulations and Land Use