July 14, 2016 Rental Trends ·

Is affordable housing an issue that would sway your vote?

We polled Americans likely to vote. Here’s what they said:


Strong support for making housing a plank in party platforms



This holds true across self-identified party lines, with 84 percent of Democrats, 58 percent of Republicans and 69 percent of Independents agreeing that political parties must include housing affordability as a core platform issue.

 We asked


It’s a kitchen-table issue



These are findings from an Ipsos Public Affairs poll conducted July 8-11, 2016 on behalf of Make Room. For the survey, a sample of 811 adults 18 and over who are likely to vote in the next Presidential election (rated 7-10) was interviewed online in English.

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