Event Notices Government

City Councilor Edwards to Hold Hearing on Housing Speculation April 3

The Committee on Housing and Community Development, chaired by City Councilor Lydia Edwards, will hold a hearing on Tuesday, April 3, on housing speculation and other trends affecting residents and the real estate market.

This includes displacement of communities, proliferation of luxury units and whether the standards of affordability in new development match incomes of current Boston residents.

The hearing will take place at 1pm at 1 City Hall Square, Fifth Floor, Iannella Chamber. Members of the public are invited to attend and testify. You can also send your comments ahead of time by email (juan.lopez@boston.gov) or mail (Boston City Council, One City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA  02201).

See the committee hearing notice and docket below.