As always, let’s look at the record for building housing. Houston comes in with one of the best records in the country over the past couple of decades. Every city should look to the dynasty they’ve created here, just world-class performance.
How about those rents? All that homebuilding means people can afford to live in Houston.
Home prices aren’t much better. Denver’s in a desperate situation this week.
The fundamentals favor Houston, so let’s see how they got here!
First, YIMBY Denver is bringing in Houston the cat, a key special teams player. Houston was scouted by our member Erik B and dreams of a Denver that has less burdensome zoning rules and more affordable housing. Plus, he’s adorable.
Finally, YIMBYs Denver has been racking up political win after political win. With an election early next year, don’t count this city out.
The Final Prediction
Chris Calls a City
We’re biased, but the good bones of Denver give us an advantage in making infill over the next decade, if we can execute on it. Chris Calls It for Denver, but that leads us to our last point!
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