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California’s Future: Housing

By Hans Johnson, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune

The high cost of housing has emerged as a threat to California's future. Many Californians see homelessness and housing costs as the state's most important ...

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California’s High Housing Costs Increase Poverty

By Patricia Malagon, Caroline Danielson

Aug 13, 2021 ... Many families across the state struggle to afford housing, and periods of rising home prices—such as the pandemic recession—can pose a ...

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New Housing Permits Decline Statewide

By Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Mary Severance

Jul 31, 2019 ... Despite a great need for more housing, the number of new home construction permits declined significantly during the first half of 2019.

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Californians and Housing Affordability

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, David Kordus, Lunna Lopes

The PPIC Statewide Survey found that 47% of Californians—including at least four in ten across regions—say housing costs place a financial strain on themselves ...

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High Housing Costs Hurt College Affordability

By Jacob Jackson

Dec 20, 2017 ... A majority of Californians say affordability is a problem in the state's public colleges and universities, according to the PPIC Statewide ...

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California’s Housing Construction Picks Up Pace

By Hans Johnson, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune

Jun 17, 2021 ... By almost any measure, Californians face exorbitant housing costs. The state is second in the country in housing prices and rents (after ...


Californians and the Housing Crisis

Home values and rents in California are among the most expensive in the nation, and the state has one of the highest rates of homelessness.