May 31, 2016

Americans support affordable housing, worry about housing costs


We asked, Americans answered 

Should we make room in our communities for affordable homes?

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How has the lack of affordable housing and high rent prices affected your life?

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What financial setbacks have you experienced since 2008?

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Were you unable to pay your rent or mortgage in the past 12 months?
(Or were you forced to reduce spending to make the payment?)
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These are findings from an Ipsos Public Affairs poll conducted February 29-March 4, 2016 on behalf of Make
Room. For the survey, a sample of 1,006 adullts 18+ from the continental U.S., Alaska and Hawaii were interviewed
online in English.

Download the PDF: The need for affordable homes in the U.S.

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