Rising costs for land are a significant factor in the high cost of housing. Buying the house, and not the land underneath it, would reduce costs for homeowners and renters.
Community land trusts acquire and hold land for the benefit of the local community. The speaker evaluates the merits of using community land trusts to make housing cheaper and more accessible.
Dr. Tom Angotti, Hunter College, New York
Director of the Hunter College Center for Community Planning and Development
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 6:30 PM
Henry George School of Social Science
121 East 30th Street, (between Park and Lexington Avenues)
New York, NY 10016
The only charge is your time.