When the city of Bend was looking at what it could do to incentivize more housing in Bend, it had to stop when it got to housing for middle-income families.

A tool the state of Oregon created to help incentivize middle-income housing is so weak it has not been used.

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I wonder if land prices will go up in part due to the tax exemption?

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