Report: Will Allowing Duplexes and Lot Splits Create More Housing?

Davis (Calif.) Vanguard, July 29, 2021–David Greenwald
One of the more controversial bills this term is California SB 9 which, if passed, would likely produce an increase in the state’s housing supply–which has been the subject of concern for some time. That said, a report out of Berkeley finds that the new law, if passed, would not be likely to create large-scale redevelopment (a key fear that many opponents have).