Analysis of Housing Availability and Affordability in Arizona

Arizona’s booming population growth has made the state one of the fastest growing in the U.S. As is the case in other states experiencing an increase in population, Arizona now faces a severe housing shortage. In response, HB 2674 resulted in the creation of a legislative committee dedicated to finding solutions for this issue. The […]

The Impact of Metropolitan Districts on Housing Costs in Colorado

The Longmont Association of REALTORS® retained Anderson Economic Group to conduct a study on the impact of metropolitan districts on housing costs in Colorado. Metropolitan districts are units of local government that have the authority to issue municipal bonds and provide government services. In Colorado, housing developers often establish metropolitan districts to finance public infrastructure […]

The Economic Impact of First-Time Homebuyer Savings Accounts in Wisconsin

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) is a trade association that represents residential and commercial brokers, salespeople, property managers, appraisers, counselors, and others engaged in the real estate industry. NAR retained AEG to estimate the economic impacts of a proposed first-time homebuyer savings account (FHSA) program in Wisconsin. We conducted a literature review on the […]

The Impact of Rent Control on Chicago’s Housing Market

Illinois REALTORS is a trade organization that advocates for private property rights across the state and represents 47,000 members. Illinois REALTORS retained Anderson Economic Group to identify and quantify the potential impacts of a citywide rent control ordinance in Chicago. The hypothetical ordinance we analyzed was based loosely on statewide rent control legislation introduced into […]

Expanding the Lead Safe Ordinance in the City of Philadelphia

 

Expert Report on Economic Consequences of Disallowing Nonrecourse Protection in Commercial Lending