A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit to stop the city from taking down the monument. The plaintiffs argued that their First Amendment rights had been violated.
Work to take down the statue began soon after the City Council passed a resolution that called for its immediate removal.
Individuals own fewer than half of all rental units in the United States, according to a recent Census report.
Though housing inventory has been steadily declining, cities like Austin, Tex., are building at rates well above historical averages.
A new class of Dallas recruits trains to step into an uneasy moment in American policing.