CHPC’s Katz sought to emphasize how the prevalence of overcrowded housing has been particularly detrimental during this pandemic, contributing to the spread of the virus. “In the housing business, we’re fond of saying housing is health care…We kind of use it as a catchphrase, but now I think it’s really viscerally hit home for people how really true that is,” she said, noting that the city does not have specific policies to target overcrowded households.