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America’s Greatest Economic Challenge: Affordable Housing

A Houston-based think tank argues the greatest economic challenge America faces today is a lack of affordable housing. The Center for Opportunity Urbanism examines this challenge in a recent report entitled America’s Housing Crisis. We learn more from Anne Snyder, a fellow at the center. We also talk with Morley Winograd, the co-author of the […]

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A Houston-based think tank argues the greatest economic challenge America faces today is a lack of affordable housing. The Center for Opportunity Urbanism examines this challenge in a recent report entitled America’s Housing Crisis.

We learn more from Anne Snyder, a fellow at the center. We also talk with Morley Winograd, the co-author of the book Millennial Momentum: How a New Generation is Remaking America, about the housing millennials are seeking out. And we talk with Tim Cisneros, founder of Cisneros Design Studio, who is developing a prototype residence designed for seniors.