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Demographic Forces Driving Housing Demand

By: Dr. Pamela Perlich, Ph.D.

The Utah Housing Coalition is hosting its annual Housing Matters Conference Tuesday and Wednesday, October 20th and 21st in Park City. This group studies housing issues and is committed to increasing accessible, affordable housing throughout Utah. The conference program reflects an organization that is committed to action and results through creative partnerships, policy development and application, and innovative financing practices.

Demographic forces

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This year, I have the honor of being the opening speaker for the Housing Matters Conference. As an economic demographer, I focus on populations, households, and living arrangements. In my talk, I will be reviewing the “big picture” trends affectin