Evictions & Housing Stories
New York Times ── By EMILY BADGER and QUOCTRUNG BUI ── APRIL 7, 2018 ──
In 83 Million Eviction Records, a Sweeping
and Intimate New Look at Housing in America
NPR ── Pam Fessler ── January 9, 20184:52 PM ET ──
Why Affordable Housing Could Become Harder To Find:
Poor families in the United States are having an increasingly difficult time finding an affordable place to live, due to high rents, static incomes and a shortage of housing aid. Tenant advocates worry that the new tax bill, as well as potential cuts in housing aid, will make the problem worse.
NPR ── Pam Fessler ── March 29, 20167:02 AM ET ──
Living From Rent To Rent: Tenants On The Edge Of Eviction:
Every morning for weeks, Meagen Limes made the same phone call: to a court in Washington, D.C., to see if that day was the day she'd be evicted from her home. Limes faced eviction because she couldn't pay rent on her three-bedroom apartment in Southeast Washington, where many of the city's poorest residents live.