Affordable Housing Update for March 11th: Opportunities to Keep Rent and Home Ownership Affordable!

14 Mar

From March 11th, 2022

Last Saturday, amidst rain and cold weather, local volunteers gathered to collect signatures to put Rent Control on the ballot. We are less than 200 signatures away! If you’d like to add your signature or learn more, click here.

Pasadena is in the final stages of finalizing their housing element, and your public comment is needed! Two city sponsored meetings are being held this month, the first being this Wednesday, March 16th. To learn more or to be coached on public speaking, please contact MHCH Community Organizer Bert Newton at Bert@MakingHousingHappen.org.

Did you know that one of the best options for affordable home ownership is through Community Land Trusts (CLTs)? The very CLT was created in Georgia in the 1960s by the incredible Shirley Sherrod. Today, MHCH’s very own Connie Tamkin is working to create the very first CLT in the San Gabriel Valley. These women deserve celebration!

Click here to read more.

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