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Sante Fe's "Robin Hood" Tax, Rich to Pay For Police Housing?

Sante Fe's "Robin Hood" Tax, Rich to Pay For Police Housing?

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Sante Fe's "Robin Hood" Tax, Rich to Pay For Police Housing? If you have a fancy mansion in Santa Fe, NM, you might be asked to foot the bill subsidizing more affordable housing for local public servants like police officers and nurses. The Santa Fe City Council voted this week for a special election next Spring to decide on a one percent fee to be added to house sales that top $650,000. If that sounds like a lot, it's not an uncommon price tag for houses in the area, and it's keeping those who serve the community, from living there.

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