Housing affordability is a nationwide issue that is pricing residents out of owning homes and driving up the cost of rent. In fact, almost a third of the nation’s households are cost burdened and pay more than 30% of their income for housing. Leaders across the country are looking for potential solutions to help resolve this crisis in their localities.
NAHB partnered with The Hill on the “Building the Dream” series for government officials, community stakeholders and industry experts to discuss how this crisis is being addressed. Check out the videos below to learn more about the key topics affecting housing affordability and what is needed to begin to tackle this critical issue.