affordable housing


A Fire at an LA Homeless Camp is Being Investigated as Attempted Murder

It’s the second time in recent weeks that authorities along the West Coast have said someone set fire to a tent city to target the homeless.


This Florida City Is Playing "Baby Shark" on a Loop to Push Homeless People Out

They're trying to keep people from sleeping at a pavilion that brings in big event fees, primarily related to weddings.


Yes, Your Rent Is Too Damn High. Here's What 2020 Democrats Want to Do About It.

Where the candidates stand on rent supports, increasing housing supply, and nerdy stuff like zoning.


California's Affordable Housing Crisis Has Critics Asking: Where's Kamala?

The 2020 contender is surprisingly absent on the affordable housing issue given how pressing it is in her home state.


Cities Keep Making Being Homeless A Crime. Is That Legal?

“If there’s nowhere else for you to go, the police cannot punish you for that behavior.” ​


People Are Moving to Smaller Cities in Search of Affordable Houses That Don't Exist

Millennials are stuck renting in places they would never have chosen if not for the dream of owning a home.


Luxury Housing Is Threatening to Wipe Out Miami’s Trailer Parks

The wealthy city of Coral Gables is trying to take control of some unincorporated land that would likely displace 225 people in a trailer park.


This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in Miami

"It basically always feels like I’m one bad roommate drama away from being homeless."


This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in Chicago

"There are no poor white neighborhoods in Chicago.”


Tech Giants Want to Solve the Housing Nightmare They Helped Create

Welcome to America, where charitable CEOs make housing policy and "affordable" doesn't mean what you think it does.


This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in Seattle

"If I was trying to save money and live where I live, I literally couldn’t go out and do anything.”


In Some US Cities, There Are Over Ten Times More Parking Spaces Than Households

A new report reveals Americans’ addiction to convenient parking at the expense of affordable housing.