Impact Fees and Housing Affordability
Publication Date: December 2004
Publisher(s): Furman Center for Real Estate
Author(s): Vicki Been
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: housing prices; impact fees; Affordable housing
The increasing use of impact fees and the costs that they may add to the development process raises serious concerns about the effect using impact fees to fund infrastructure will have on the affordability of housing.