Housing


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As Rents Increase, so Do Big Buck Donations to DeSantis From the Real Estate Industry

Since DeSantis took office in 2019, rents in the Sunshine State have increased by 40% compared to 25% nationally.

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Florida Democrats Introduce Bill to Finance Critical Condo Safety Repairs

The legislation authorizes the Federal Housing Administration to ensure repair loans for condo associations when serious problems are found.

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As Prices Continue to Soar, Rep. Charlie Crist Unveils Affordable Housing Plan for Floridians

Crist's plan will assist local government in reducing home prices and expand down payment assistant programs for veterans, young families, and first-generation homeowners.

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House Democrats Blast DeSantis Over Affordable Housing Crisis

Years of "sweeping" money from the Sadowski Housing Trust Fund to fund other things have resulted in 94,000 foregone affordable housing units, says The Florida Housing Coalition.

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El programa es financiado con $6.8 millones de los Fondos de Ayuda COVID-19 del Departamento del Tesoro de Estados Unidos.

As rents continue to rise, many are forced to move out of state.
Charlie Crist Unveils Plan to Tackle Florida’s Housing Affordability Crisis

The 2022 Democratic candidate for state governor promises to work with local governments to meet housing affordability goals across the state.

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Public Housing Repairs Will Benefit More Than 59K Families in Puerto Rico

FEMA recently approved $554 million for the reconstruction of about 275 public housing complexes, representing more than 4,600 structures damaged during Hurricane María.