News Archives - California YIMBY

How a Shortage of Housing Supply Reduces Social — and Economic — Mobility

With fewer houses available, American households are moving less, according to a new study by Myers et al. (2020)… Read More

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How Short-Term Rentals Increase Homebuilding

Does the proliferation of short-term rental services like Airbnb reduce the supply of housing and increase displacement, or does it boost the overall… Read More

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The HomeWork: November 17, 2021

Welcome to the November 17, 2021 Main edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY — legislative… Read More

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The HomeWork: October 22, 2021

Welcome to the October 22, 2021 Main edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY — legislative… Read More

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Sprawl Costs the U.S. $1 Trillion Every Year

In a 2015 report for the Victoria Transport Policy Institute and London School of Economics, transportation scholar Todd… Read More

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700 Cities, One Warming Planet

What can city governments do to fight climate change? In an influential 2018 paper, renowned climate scientists Daniel… Read More

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VIDEO: Why Housing Policy is Climate Policy

“The climate crisis is getting worse because of the housing crisis” California’s housing shortage and affordability crisis is increasing the… Read More

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California YIMBY Statement — Governor’s Decision on SB 477

Governor Newsom Vetoes Housing Data Bill But Directs Housing Agency to Follow Provisions  “We call on HCD to collect this data”… Read More

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Governor Newsom: To Ensure Progress on Housing, We Need Data – Sign SB 477

Click here to send an e-mail asking Governor Newsom to sign SB 477! Governor Newsom and the Legislature have made… Read More

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NEWS: Governor Newsom Signs Two More California YIMBY-Sponsored Housing Bills

AB 602 & SB 478 Will Make Local Fees and Zoning Rules More Fair, Transparent  “The tide has turned in favor… Read More

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