- Nov 1, 2016
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Rent control on ballot as California seeks a fix for housing costs
The startling dimensions of California’s housing crisis take shape through numbers. The state needs to add an estimated 3.5 million new housing units by 2025 to satisfy demand as the population grows. The proposed solutions, on the other hand, elicit conflicting opinions as reflected by the expensive fight over a ballot measure to remove restrictions on rent control that California voters will decide Nov. 6.