Source: WSJ

I have to admit that I'm a sucker for a compelling infographic. The map above comes from the Wall Street Journal and it shows where builders are more and less constrained putting up new homes.

It should come as no surprise that the places we see the greatest constraints on new construction have some of the highest home prices.

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