ABJ: Austin development delays cost renters the most, survey says

A recent study shows that regulatory delays in the development process may be hurting renters most of all. As Megan Shannon describes, the longer the Planning and Development Review Department takes to approve new development, the more costs are incurred by the developers, and in turn the renters. In a city that is already fighting against high demand and high housing costs, can we really afford to have an inefficient PDRD?