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Biden’s Use of Fair Housing Act Could Open Doors for Development

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A complicated federal regulation might help some investors and developers open doors to build new apartment properties in some tough to crack suburban areas.

The new administration of President Joe Biden has expressed an interest in putting the existing Fair Housing Act into practice—along with regulations that clarify what local officials need to do to live up to the law. These rules ask local officials to consider the housing needed in their communities in new ways…Read more.