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2 08, 2021

Closing the Housing Gap: Good for Communities

By |2021-07-30T10:07:54-07:00August 2nd, 2021|Blog, Housing Gap Coalition, Policy|0 Comments

In Utah, communities are important to us. They are where we raise our families, develop our careers, and house our citizens. That’s why it is so important to close the housing gap: so that our communities can continue to grow and thrive in a safe, affordable way. The housing affordability crisis has threatened to endanger [...]

26 07, 2021

Closing the Housing Gap: Good for Utah’s Housing Market

By |2021-07-27T09:18:17-07:00July 26th, 2021|Blog, Housing Gap Coalition, Policy|0 Comments

With the housing affordability crisis growing more and more severe, it is more important than ever to have credible and thoroughly-researched information on legitimate ways to improve Utah’s housing market. One of the goals of the Housing Gap Coalition is to sponsor and spread research that, together with policymakers and citizens, will help close the [...]

19 07, 2021

Closing the Housing Gap: Good for our Economy

By |2021-07-19T12:13:43-07:00July 19th, 2021|Blog, Housing Gap Coalition, Policy|1 Comment

Utah’s housing affordability crisis is nothing if not a vital issue. The growing housing crisis needs to be solved in order to accommodate new families and to attract new members of the workforce. However, one of the most pressing motivators for closing the housing gap is Utah’s economy. During the past decade, the state has [...]

12 07, 2021

Closing the Housing Gap: Good for You

By |2021-07-12T09:56:14-07:00July 12th, 2021|Blog, Housing Gap Coalition, Policy|0 Comments

It is no secret that Utah, especially counties on the Wasatch Front, is experiencing a record-level housing affordability crisis. While this crisis may seem recent, it has been years in the making. Since 2010, Utah has led the country in employment and demographic growth. This growth has produced an exceptionally strong demand for housing, which [...]

16 06, 2021

Shining a Light on the Housing Crisis

By |2021-06-28T20:02:24-07:00June 16th, 2021|Blog, Housing Gap Coalition, Policy|0 Comments

It’s June 2021, and if you are interested in entering the housing market in Utah — or if you have any friends or family members who are - chances are, you are fully aware that we have a full-blown housing affordability crisis on our hands. The Salt Lake Chamber has long been aware of our state’s [...]

20 04, 2021

Top Ten Innovations to Address America’s Housing Affordability Crisis

By |2021-05-21T15:24:36-07:00April 20th, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

[April 20, 2021 – SALT LAKE CITY, UT] – Today, Ivory Innovations announced the Top 10 finalists for the 2021 Ivory Prize for Housing Affordability, a national award to recognize ambitious, feasible, and scalable solutions to housing affordability. These finalists present tangible solutions as Americans are increasingly being priced out of safe and affordable housing. [...]

13 03, 2019

Housing: Clarifying Utah’s Referendum Laws

By |2019-03-13T09:07:22-07:00March 13th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

We’ve all heard by now that Utah is growing, and growing fast. We are set to double our population to nearly 6 million Utahns by the year 2050. But for the first time in 40 years, Utah currently has more families in need of housing than we do households for them to live in. In [...]

13 02, 2019

CEO Success Stories: Clark Ivory

By |2019-02-13T14:54:25-07:00February 13th, 2019|Blog, CEO Success Stories, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In the latest episode of the Salt Lake Chamber podcast "CEO Success Stories," Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with Clark Ivory, CEO of Ivory Homes, to hear about his leadership philosophy, best practices, the Utah Community Builders and more. If you have ideas or thoughts [...]

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