David J. Epstein Program in Public Interest Law and Policy

Scott Cummings Interviewed by L.A. Times on the Need to Protect Low and Moderate Income Housing

Professor Scott Cummings speaks with the Los Angeles Times about a state law known as Costa-Hawkins, which restricts local power to regulate rent increases in certain cases and on certain buildings, such as single-family homes. “I’m in the camp that says we need dramatic intervention to protect low- and moderate-income people so they can maintain a space in our city,” says Cummings.

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