Suburbia: It has been a panacea and an expletive. Touted for affordability and maligned for automobile dependence, suburbia is a fact of life in the U.S.
San Francisco’s housing shortage provokes class tensions
The Wall Street Journal reports San Francisco voters approved a measure requiring a citywide vote for many large developments along the waterfront. This is a result of concerns that residents will be priced out of their city by the tech industry-driven housing demand, as developers tend to cater to higher-income residents.