Tag Archives: housing

AFFH in Five Minutes

HUD’s new rule, Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing, enables the government to control local zoning and land use, overturn voters’ decisons and force communities to join a region. This video explains how. Advertisements

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HUD mandates ‘affordable housing’ in affluent suburbs

The Obama administration has started its push to expand low-income housing into “higher opportunity areas.” Read more: 

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Zaslawsky: City Council and Planning Commission Meetings in Your Town—Working to Create “Stack and Pack” Housing?

ObamaCare is a disaster, California is in a Depression, we have a government created water shortage plus the drought—yet you need to go to your City Council and Planning Commission meetings.  Bet you did not know that because of SB … Continue reading

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Even Bay Area Leftists Oppose Unelected Regional Gov’t Plan

Regional government is unelected and due to legislation is allowed to impose zoning, housing, job growth and transportation projects on the people in the cities and counties. There are no elections, Recall or ability to have citizens direct the process.  … Continue reading

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The End of Elected Government: ABAG, SCAG and Other “Regional” Governments

Many of my readers attend city council meetings in their home town.  Very few attend meetings of unelected region government, meetings held almost in secret, with little fanfare of public notice.  Yet decisions about housing, zoning, transportation and the allocation … Continue reading

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California housing collapse deepens

Jerry Brown crows about recovery.  Here are the facts:   “According to statistics compiled by the Construction Industry Research Board, permits were pulled for 2,353 total housing units in January, down 18 percent from the same month a year ago … Continue reading

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UN Wants World Tax To ‘Help The Poor’

Global levy needed to aid “needy people” get free housing, education and healthcare The United Nations wants a world tax imposed on all financial transactions to fund a global model of social services that will provide “needy people” with a … Continue reading

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