Housing law could benefit needy in Sweet Home
May 2, 2018
Housing is increasingly expensive in east Linn County, and the reason is short supply.
We detailed some of the specifics in a report in our April 25 issue, but anyone who has acquaintances who are renters seeking to move out or up can attest to the problems.
That reason is not complicated. Economists across the ideological spectrum agree on the impact the housing shortage is having on the market.
In a recent discussion of the situation, some Sweet Home planning commissioners expressed reservations about a bill passed by the state legislature last year requiring cities to allow accessory...