Americans’ Perceptions of Housing Affordability
NAHB recently surveyed more than 2,200 registered voters from across the country to learn more about how housing affordability has been impacted by COVID-19 and how it would play a role in their political decision making. The results can be viewed on the NAHB Housing Portal.
Americans Deserve a Choice
“Missing Middle” of Housing
Providing a range of housing types is key to increase the supply of housing at various price points.
Rent control policies limit supply and do not address the underlying issues of housing affordability.
Building codes ensure safe homes. But many codes proposed today are done so without regard to cost to home buyers.
What You Need to Know
Creating Housing for All Toolkit
Everyone wants a home they can afford that meets their unique needs. Implementing these strategies can help make that happen.
Housing Opportunity Index
This quarterly measure of area-specific housing affordability is based on home sales and median family income.
The Public Weighs In
Vast majority of Americans say housing affordability is at a crisis point.