Sunday, 14 August 2022 | The Latest Buzz for the Appraisal Industry

The Infamous History of Zoning in the Housing Industry

In today’s Buzzcast, we dive into the history of zoning in the housing industry and how past practices shape the problems we are currently experienced today. Today we have Ed Pinto, Resident Fellow and the Director of Housing at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) with Joan Trice, Founder of Allterra Group, LLC. They delve into a deep discussion regarding zoning practices of the past and how a “product of the times” impacts where we are today.

What was the purpose of zoning in the very beginning? How exactly were these practices harmful to people of color? What are some of the problems we see today because of this? These questions and much more will be answered between Ed and Joan as they dive into more about the history of zoning.

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