Rent controls help to keep communities together, providing society with intangible benefits that unrestricted markets can sometimes fail to deliver. Jayne Russell / AFP
Rent controls help to keep communities together, providing society with intangible benefits that unrestricted markets can sometimes fail to deliver. Jayne Russell / AFP

Why do governments bother with rent controls?




On The Money

Make money work for you with news and expert analysis

      By signing up, I agree to The National's privacy policy
      On The Money