Scott Cox's Master Class

Recalculating Risk: The Californiafication Of US Housing

Policy 07.21.21

Recalculating Risk: The Californiafication Of US Housing

TBD Dream Teamer Scott Cox unpacks how to grapple with where housing's at, where it's heading, and what builders, developers, and investors need to do to factor for disrupted supply and demand forces.

How Did We Get Here? The Origin Of Housing Scarcity In America

Policy 07.26.21

How Did We Get Here? The Origin Of Housing Scarcity In America

Land use, development, and investment expert -- and TBD Dream Teamer -- Scott Cox weighs in on a key question for municipal officials. If "we can't build our way out of" the housing crisis, what's the plan?

Does Single-Family Build-For-Rent's Surge Harm Entry-Level?

Capital 08.09.21

Does Single-Family Build-For-Rent's Surge Harm Entry-Level?

Institutional investment's push to own single-family rental properties has a sharply different cause, a different effect, and a profoundly different solution than many housing experts detect. Here's Dreamer Scott Cox's view.

Why Isn't Our Industry Part of the Housing Debate?

Policy 05.04.21

Why Isn't Our Industry Part of the Housing Debate?

We are often considered to be part of the problem. There is a common perception among most housing advocates that we make obscene profits and don’t “get” what consumers need/want.

What's Missing In The Housing Debate In The United States?

Policy 04.20.21

What's Missing In The Housing Debate In The United States?

If you study your local planning documents, you are unlikely to find an analysis of how much we can reasonably build even in a pro-growth scenario. But we’re betting our future around the idea that it will be enough.

Six Impossible Housing Ideas: Unmasking Local Land-Use Policy

Policy 05.26.21

Six Impossible Housing Ideas: Unmasking Local Land-Use Policy

The thinking that brings you new local land-use “tools in the toolbox” – inclusionary housing, affordable housing fees, tax credits for buyers -- will not bring you homes for more people.