Policy Focus: A Year of Progress in Bending the Cost Curve
In January 2014, Enterprise and the ULI-Terwilliger Center for Housing released Bending the Cost Curve: Solutions to Expand the Supply of Affordable Rentals. The report identified numerous cost drivers and included specific recommendations for improving cost-effectiveness without sacrificing quality or resident opportunity. The research team has continued to collect information on challenges and best practices. This Policy Focus issue brief highlights progress in three areas: Measurement and Analysis; Comprehensive Planning; and Implementing Innovation.