Local officials are ramping up efforts to prevent a potential rash of evictions among renters as the country’s unemployment rates reach historic highs and eviction moratoriums start to expire.
It's getting harder for working families who earn $25,000 to $50,000 per year to find an affordable place to live in Florida.
Whether we agree on the same solutions as a society, the fact remains that the United States has a deep affordable housing shortage that disproportionately impacts our most vulnerable populations. Extremely low-income households are more likely to contain seniors, individuals with disabilities, and children.
Federal housing vouchers are one of the key ways for a low-income family to pay for a place to live. And landlords have the option to accept or reject
The shutdown’s impact on the poor is about to get a lot worse.
People who receive federal housing subsidies might be required to pay more of their rent. NPR's Scott Simon talks with Tracy Jones of Atlanta's Housing Authority for her reaction.
Sociologist Matthew Desmond wanted to know what happens to poor families that are evicted and the communities they live in. So he found out.
The City of Bloomington could soon have more low-income housing.
The new Eagle Park Apartments at 1701 W. El Camino Real will have 62 studios and five one-bedroom apartments. Construction should be completed by November 2018.
Nowhere in America can a full-time minimum wage worker afford to rent a two-bedroom apartment.
A regulatory barrier is a rule or policy that is out of touch with reality. For instance, when planning and zoning rules don’t allow the kind of housing that is affordable to people who live or work in your community, that’s a regulatory barrier.
In yet another sign of L.A.'s affordable housing crisis, officials expect a torrent of applications as they prepare to open up the wait list for housing subsidies.
Mortgage rates are poised to move in April. Brexit has started, the Fed gears up for meetings, and Trump remains the "wild card" for rates.
If you are a senior citizen with a limited budget trying to evaluate your housing options on the Internet, chances are you have encountered conflicting and confusing information. Programs have changed in recent years, and the information published online hasn't always kept pace. The good news is, whether you want to remain in a home you already own, or are looking for affordable rent, multiple options are available to you.
Eight years after the housing market collapse, the senior housing sector is growing with the help of near record-low interest rates that have prompted a rush to market.
The number of health care companies that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy jumped to a record high in the second quarter of 2016—and the financial downfall of some senior living organizations played a part.
Medicare recently updated their rankings for hospitals, nursing homes, and home health care companies in the nation and the Texas panhandle.
See how your city fares.
The new measures nearly double the metrics linked to outcomes for nursing homes' short-term patients.
She pulls two plump red tomatoes from a sack in her shopping cart as if she were handling two precious rubies. For Shirley Stevens, fresh produce is nearly that. “Tomatoes are my favorite,” she coos.