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Letter: Speedier transit system could help housing crisis

Our housing crisis is paradoxical. In any other market, booming demand would increase supply. But the cost of land, high-rise construction and infrastructure like schools and roads, drive costs to unaffordable levels. And rent control shuts down any hope for rental development.

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