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Right now, 20 million American families are struggling to afford a home. So why isn’t the high cost of housing an election issue? Join us to demand attention, action and resources from Congress.

Election 2016

Will housing sway your vote?

We asked voters if they would be more likely to support candidates who prioritize affordable homes.


Why the next president needs a housing policy director

The Hill | Nearly every U.S. Presidential Administration in recent history has viewed housing as a fundamental plank of its core domestic agenda for one clear reason: Access to safe, affordable housing, whether owned or rented, is critical to the economic success of every American. Read More

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Voters to presidential candidates: start talking about affordable housing

Next City | Three-quarters of the roughly 1,000 Americans recently surveyed by Ipsos Public Affairs say they are more likely to support a presidential candidate who makes housing affordability a key focus of their campaign and administration. Read More

Why renters could have a bigger voice in the 2016 election

The Wall Street Journal | Only 22% of votes cast in the 2012 election were by renters, but that's set to tick upward. Read More

How America’s renters are getting a raw deal

By: John Griffith | Twelve points that make the case for change Read More

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Latest Rental News

How we undercounted evictions by asking the wrong questions

FiveThirtyEight | Steve Williams is dogged — so dogged that he got bit by an actual dog. Read More

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Detroit comes up short on building tall, but is that a bad thing?

Crain's Detroit Business | Where are the new skyscrapers in Detroit? Read More

Beltline creator Gravel resigns from Partnership

AJC | Ryan Gravel, the man behind Atlanta’s increasingly popular Beltline, resigned Monday from the organization that helps raise funds for the project, according to a news report. Read More

Why so many poor Americans don’t get help paying for housing

FiveThirtyEight | “In 2013, everything crumbled all at once,” Makera Meng said. Read More

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