Rent control is not widespread in the U.S. According to a recent study by the Urban Institute, 182 municipalities in the U.S. out of about 89,000 have rent control regulations, and all of them were in New York, New Jersey, California, Maryland, or Washington D.C. In fact, 37 states have laws that forbid local governments from enacting rent control measures.
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Original Article Posted on: Aug 24, 2020
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