Affordable Housing Story From Honolulu

Charge them!

If there are rules saying you are not supposed to make a profit after being handed a freebie, you need to pay back.

Now, see how stupid this sounds?

“There are a lot of things that we don’t really know because there’s no owner-occupant requirement for workforce housing units,” said John Whalen, a former Honolulu planning director who leads the board of HCDA.