Opinion: Property Owners Call For Sensible Affordable Housing Policies

By NATHAN KADISHA As a property owner/operator with years of experience in the real estate industry, I have witnessed firsthand the challenges faced by both landlords and tenants in navigating the complex landscape of housing affordability. In recent years, because of economic uncertainty, higher interest rates, and inflation pressure, the issue of affordable housing has gained increasing attention, highlighting the urgent need for policymakers to enact sensible and unifying policies that address the needs of all stakeholders involved. Affordable housing is more than just a moral imperative, it is essential for the stability and prosperity of communities, especially those traditionally underserved populations. When individuals and families struggle to afford safe and stable housing, the ripple effects are felt far and…