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Over generations, residents of the Cooper Park Houses in Brooklyn have created a blueprint for successful housing organizing.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development can provide $10 million to tenant organizers each year, but the funding has largely gone unspent since the early 2000s. Will that change with a new administration and newly approved HUD secretary?
Sealing eviction records at the point of filing is an urgent step toward dismantling harmful tenant screening practices.
Tenant organizing has been re-energized in coastal cities where housing costs are soaring. But tenants need a voice in the rest of the country too—and they are organizing to get one.
Housing and policy experts agree that LIHTC has successfully increased the supply of affordable housing. But they also believe there's room for improvement.
As cities across the country consider giving tenants the right of first refusal, municipalities must be meticulous in crafting policies that preserve and expand tenants' ability to form housing cooperatives.
What should we make of the administration’s tenants rights announcement?
As local tenant protections face judicial backlash across New York, tenants are pushing for a statewide version of the law.
In the face of high rent increases and substandard housing, many tenants are realizing they are not alone in their landlord troubles and are joining together to push for building-level wins, and policy change.
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In "Tenant Power Returns," Shelterforce examines how the energy and focus in the housing world is returning to tenant organizing.