Max & Murphy on Housing: What Impact will MIH have?

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The mayor revs up for a man hug of HUD Secretary  Julián Castro at an affordable housing rally on Wednesday.

Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office

The mayor revs up for a man hug of HUD Secretary Julián Castro at an affordable housing rally on Wednesday.

In the latest edition of Max & Murphy on Housing (otherwise known as the fastest 11 minutes in the news business) Gotham Gazette editor Ben Max and I dial down into the details of Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning’s long-term impact. How much of a contribution does Mayor de Blasio think his newly passed zoning tool will make toward the goal of 80,000 new apartments over the next nine years?