Housing is Out of Reach

Millions of Americans struggle to find affordable rent. In order to afford a modest, two-bedroom rental home in the U.S., renters need to earn a wage of $21.21 per hour. The Housing Wage for a two-bedroom apartment is $13.96 higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25, and $4.83 higher than the average hourly wage More...

By |2017-06-14T09:30:58+00:00June 14th, 2017|Reports, Reports Featured|0 Comments

A Place to Call Home: The Case for Increased Federal Investments in Affordable Housing

A Place to Call Home: The Case for Increased Federal Investments in Affordable Housing, compiles the latest research showing how investments in affordable housing boost economic mobility, reduce poverty and homelessness, improve health outcomes, and strengthen the economy. The report includes more than 100 success stories of people and communities that have been positively impacted More...

By |2017-03-08T22:43:50+00:00March 8th, 2017|Reports, Reports Featured|0 Comments

A Snapshot of Housing Affordability for School Workers

FROM THE TEACHERS WHO ARE TASKED with educating a community’s children to the bus drivers who are responsible for safely transporting children to and from school, school employees are essential elements of every community across the country. Finding affordable housing near their workplaces remains a struggle for many of these school workers, who earn modest More...

By |2017-02-25T04:06:41+00:00September 30th, 2016|Reports, Reports Featured|0 Comments