What Is ‘Social Housing’? California Lawmakers Pass Trio of Bills to Shift Affordability Debate

The Sacramento Bee, June 2, 2023-Maya Miller
Many of the bills California lawmakers have passed to spur the growth of affordable housing have focused on streamlining rules around local approval and paying construction workers living wages. But this week legislators advanced three measures that represent a shift in approach — from subsidized private development toward a European model of public ownership for apartments and homes.