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What Are the Ethics of Gentrification?

In News by Housing Is A Human RightNovember 22, 2018 BY ALEXANDRA STAUB When large companies move into an area, politicians often proclaim how the new business will create jobs, increase tax revenues, and thus lead to economic growth. This is one reason local governments offer tax incentives to businesses willing to move in. Amazon’s decision to locate offices in Long Island City across the East …

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Rent Limits Will Stabilize California’s Housing Affordability Crisis, Say Top Academics

In News by Housing Is A Human RightNovember 17, 2018 In recent months, top universities — UC-Berkeley, UCLA, and University of Southern California — have released key research that found limiting skyrocketing rents will help stabilize California’s broken housing market. Millions of Californians are struggling to make ends meet as they face unfair, excessive rents. Each report studied the immediate need and value of allowing communities …

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Another AHF Housing Innovation Debuts on Skid Row: Micro Home by Kasita Arrives Next to Madison Hotel

Another AHF Housing Innovation Debuts on Skid Row: Micro Home by Kasita Arrives Next to Madison Hotel July 6, 2018 On Sunday morning, July 8th, community leaders, advocates and officials gathered with Healthy Housing Foundation Powered by AHF (HHF) to celebrate the delivery and installation of a cutting-edge, affordable housing solution—a ‘Kasita’ micro home—in the parking lot of the Madison Hotel in Downtown Los …

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Ft. Lauderdale Leaders Unite for South Florida’s Largest Low-Income and Affordable Housing Solution

PRESS CONFERENCE, Tuesday, June 26th 11:00 AM Healthy Housing Foundation’s Housing Solution ‘Healthy Housing Foundation Powered by AHF’ will address the affordable housing crisis disproportionately impacting Broward County by announcing plans to break ground on a residential campus for low-income residents in Ft. Lauderdale. WHEN:  Tuesday, JUNE 26th, 2018 11:00 am ET PRESS CONFERENCE WHERE: AHF Southern Bureau Office, Community Room, 700 SE 3rd Ave. …

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L.A.’s Historic King Edward Hotel to Rise Again

HOMELESS HOUSING PRESS CONFERENCE, Monday, April 30th 10:30 AM ‘Healthy Housing Foundation by AHF’ to announce purchase of 150-room 1906 SRO hotel on edge of L.A.’s Skid Row for use as transitional and longer-term housing for the homeless. Hotel is third property in last six months acquired by the organization for use as transitional and longer-term housing for the homeless. …