Housing Policy

Searching for Equilibrium

1,478 words. Five-minute read. See item #5 for Capital Commentary Contest. The law of supply and demand can be boiled down to this: As supply increases, prices tend to drop. When supply falls, prices...

P-S-P-A: CAPS, CAPS, CAPS

1,976 words. Seven-minute read. See item #6 for Capital Commentary Contest. Anyone who has watched or attended a National Hockey League game in Washington’s Capital One Center is familiar with the...

Home = Life

1,210 words. Six-minute read. See Item #6 for the Capital Commentary Contest. The headline of this issue of Capital Commentary comes from a recent hearing of the U.S. Senate’s Banking, Housing and...

A Nation of Involuntary Renters?

1,498 words. Six-minute read. See Item #5 for the Capital Commentary Contest. “No one dreams of being a renter,” says Ed Gorman, Chief Community Development Officer of the National Community...

Racial Equity Makes “Cents”

1,332 words. Six-minute read. Don’t miss your chance to win our Capital Commentary Contest #3. Contest information is at the end! As we near the end of Black History Month, Capital Commentary weighs...