Regulation & Policy

Airbnb Facing Local Government Pushback
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Airbnb Facing Local Government Pushback

New start-up helping local governments crack down on abusers. Read more

Outer Banks Facing Mega-House Dilemma
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Outer Banks Facing Mega-House Dilemma

Policymakers are struggling to craft rules for huge rental properties on the beach... Read more

California’s Affordable Housing Proposal “Appears To Be Dead”
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California’s Affordable Housing Proposal “Appears To Be Dead”

Construction labor unions dealt the “death blow” with prevailing wage concerns. Read more

Regulations In The Works For Federally Funded Construction in Flood Areas
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Regulations In The Works For Federally Funded Construction in Flood Areas

FEMA proposes a minimum ground height of 2 feet above 100-year floodplain level. Read more

Are Housing's Regulations a Third Rail?
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Are Housing's Regulations a Third Rail?

If home builders and residential developers could lower regulatory costs on... Read more

Burbank’s Planning Board Reviews New Design Rules
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Burbank’s Planning Board Reviews New Design Rules

New builds or remodels would need to meet 30 out of 45 design guidelines if rules... Read more

Mandatory Energy Audits May Be Coming to Massachusetts
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Mandatory Energy Audits May Be Coming to Massachusetts

Under the proposed law, homes for sale would have to disclose an audit report. Read more

How Litigation Law Holds Condos Back
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How Litigation Law Holds Condos Back

Lawsuits drives up premiums, preventing affordable building. Read more

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