By: John Griffith | Twelve points that make the case for change
Across the U.S. the cost of rent has risen as more people prefer renting over homeownership. The rental market in Columbus has continued to grow, but
In Projecting Trends in Severely Cost-Burdened Renters: 2015–2025, the Joint Center for Housing Studies and Enterprise Community Partners project that the share of renters spending more than 50 percent of their income on housing will rise by at least 11 percent by 2025. The demographic groups most affected would be seniors, Hispanics, and single-person households.
My co-author Corianne Payton Scally blogs about our latest paper: Moving out but not up: Why mobility programs don’t always work as expected | Urban Institute.
Landmark fair housing case in Texas about the protections due to disparate impact.