Rent Control and Other Housing Regulations
Cities and countries have made various attempts to regulate the housing market in order to ensure stability and affordability. Some have been more effective than others and as the housing market evolves, the strategies for regulation keep evolving as well.
Rent Control and housing regulations
Right of First Refusal and budget allocations to affordable housing
Tax on second homes
Ban on Foreign Ownership
Efforts to establish rent control similar to Paris and Berlin
Rent Control and "Right of Preemption" or "Right of First Refusal"
Restrictions on Short Term Rentals