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This company signs 99-year leases to build permanently affordable backyard houses

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Oby, a worker-owned coop, gives homeowners a constant stream of income, while making sure the small house stays affordable for nearly a century.

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This company signs 99-year leases to build permanently affordable backyard houses

This company signs 99-year leases to build permanently affordable backyard houses

Oby, a worker-owned coop, gives homeowners a constant stream of income, while making sure the small house stays affordable for nearly a century.

Tenants May Get More Protections in New York City, After Decades of Battles. Here’s Why.

Tenants May Get More Protections in New York City, After Decades of Battles. Here’s Why.

Newly empowered Democrats in Albany have hopes of approving a cadre of bills aimed at tightening rent regulations.

Build, build, build social housing

Build, build, build social housing

This third briefing in JRF's economic discussion series - Shaping a recovery that reduces poverty - explains why building social housing now is vital to stimulate our economy and unlock ...

People on Reddit are slamming a 200-square-foot San Diego 'shed' that rents for more than $1,000 a month, but it's just the latest example of America's unaffordable housing market

People on Reddit are slamming a 200-square-foot San Diego 'shed' that rents for more than $1,000 a month, but it's just the latest example of America's unaffordable housing market

A 200-square-foot studio apartment in in the University Heights section of San Diego, originally listed for $1,100, is sparking outrage online.

California’s Poorest Big City Faces a Different Kind of Housing Crisis

California’s Poorest Big City Faces a Different Kind of Housing Crisis

Fresno may be a bargain compared to L.A. or San Francisco. But many renters are struggling with rising costs.

Affordable Housing Lottery Odds Worst for Those Who Can Afford the Least

Affordable Housing Lottery Odds Worst for Those Who Can Afford the Least

THE CITY analyzed 18 million applications for apartments and confirmed low-income applicants’ deeply felt sense that the system is stacked against them.

This kit of parts is designed to build cheaper, faster affordable housing on small urban lots

This kit of parts is designed to build cheaper, faster affordable housing on small urban lots

Plant Prefab’s Nest LivingHome toolkit includes multiple options for designs that can be built on unused lots throughout a city.

Despite thorough debunking, neoliberal housing politics prevail in the Bay Area

Despite thorough debunking, neoliberal housing politics prevail in the Bay Area

Why do so many California politicians count themselves as adherents of YIMBY, a pure form of neoliberal sophistry?

Here's what to do if you can't pay your rent

Here's what to do if you can't pay your rent

When Brooklyn Ramsey paid her $800 rent for April, she also sent the management company a message.

Mold, roaches, sewage — what this low-income housing looks like after a pricey rehab

Mold, roaches, sewage — what this low-income housing looks like after a pricey rehab

Glorieta Gardens’ owners received millions of dollars in tax-exempt bonds and tax credits to renovate the 328-unit complex. But tenants say the rehab work was slapdash and wonder where all ...