What’s with housing prices? We have a short answer if you’re busy or a detailed video if you want to understand it fully so you’re more empowered to do something about it in your city.
The short answer is right here:
Higher Density = Higher Housing Costs
Plus, Utah cities are blocking builders from building where the demand really is. Developers will build where the demand is if cities and counties get out of the way.
Now here’s the in depth answer:
You can’t give government money to private parties.
It’s illegal in Utah’s constitution.
It violates a republican form of government by creating a special class of power (those that get the money), in addition to the following sections:
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