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Ventura County leaders discuss housing shortages at conference in Oxnard

By   /  Thursday, October 14th, 2021  /  East Ventura County, Government, Latest news, Real Estate, right, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Ventura County leaders discuss housing shortages at conference in Oxnard

In 2021, California lawmakers in Sacramento passed at least 35 measures to address the housing crisis in the state. Local municipalities across California are dealing with a flurry of new housing-related laws and measures that could reshape the state’s housing landscape, and shift the balance of power on housing regulations away from cities and counties Read More →

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Governor signs bills that promise more housing density

By   /  Thursday, September 16th, 2021  /  Government, Latest news, Law, Real Estate, Subscriber content, Top Stories, Top Story  /  Comments Off on Governor signs bills that promise more housing density

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Our View: Ventura is on the right track when it comes to housing

By   /  Friday, September 10th, 2021  /  Editorials, Latest news, Opinion, Real Estate  /  Comments Off on Our View: Ventura is on the right track when it comes to housing

For the first time in decades, there is a bit of a building boom going on in Ventura, and construction appears to be happening where it is urgently needed: in housing for the city’s current and future workforce. As Staff Writer Brooke Holland wrote in the Sept. 3 edition of the Business Times, the burst Read More →

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Real Estate: UCSB faces housing crunch, could place students in hotels

By   /  Friday, September 3rd, 2021  /  Columns, Education, Latest news, Real Estate, South Coast, Subscriber content, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Real Estate: UCSB faces housing crunch, could place students in hotels

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Ventura’s building boom: City has more than 2,200 housing units in the works

By   /  Friday, September 3rd, 2021  /  Latest news, middle, Real Estate, Subscriber content, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Ventura’s building boom: City has more than 2,200 housing units in the works

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Our view: NIMBYism is ‘a moral failing’

By   /  Friday, April 16th, 2021  /  Latest news, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Our view: NIMBYism is ‘a moral failing’

When it comes to no-growth politics and economic inequality, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Matthew Desmond does not pull any punches. At a United Way of Ventura County symposium on homelessness on April 9, the Princeton sociologist described NIMBY-ism as a root cause of rising homelessness because of the way it breaks the bottom rungs of the Read More →

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Opinion: To fix the region’s housing shortages, look to parking and racism

By   /  Friday, February 5th, 2021  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: To fix the region’s housing shortages, look to parking and racism

By Roy Prince Are we going to make the hard policy choices to create more housing, or will we continue to allow systemic racism, stodgy planning policy, and outdated zoning to kill sorely needed housing options for our communities? What are the root causes of housing and homelessness in our community, and more importantly, what Read More →

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