Housing, Rent Regulation, Predatory Equity and Property Tax Reform
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Rent regulations, such as stabilization and control, result in many apartments with below-market rents. Speculators often purchase these apartments with a view to increasing the rent roll. Join us as we explore the investment process, evaluate the consequences and consider alternative methods to make housing affordable for tenants and attractive for investors.
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Henry George School of Social Science
Economics is about Choice
Our society has made tremendous scientific and social progress. So why do unemployment, environmental destruction, and poverty persist? Are they evidence of poor choices and misplaced priorities?
Acquire a fresh perspective
At the Henry George School of Social Science you will discover the true cause of and cure for problems such as low incomes, poverty and unemployment. You will understand why so few are so wealthy, while others go without basic necessities.
Make more reasoned, ethical choices
At the Henry George School of Social Science you will learn how some simple reforms will reward individual initiative, raise incomes and promote responsible development.