The government needs to do more to make housing attainable: report

There's much to be done 'if the nation is to meet its stated goal of a decent home and suitable living environment for all'

According to the 30th anniversary of the State of the Nation’s Housing by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University, even though more than 40 million units have been built over the past three decades, high mortgage rates — which are predicted to climb to more than 5 percent by year’s end — are still causing severe housing woes.