Sharon Lee is the executive director of the Low Income Housing Institute. LIHI owns and manages over 2,200 units of affordable housing. For more information on Tiny House Villages visit: LIHI.org or www.seattle.gov/homelessness/city-permitted-villages .
Rapid re-housing, originally a strategy to prevent homelessness for households experiencing a temporary financial crisis, is now being promoted widely as a broad solution. But in a high-cost area, it's possible it might do more harm than good.