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Friday, June 24, 2016

As More Low-Income Renters Struggle, Federal Subsidies Favor Well-Off Homeowners [feedly]

As More Low-Income Renters Struggle, Federal Subsidies Favor Well-Off Homeowners
http://www.cbpp.org/blog/as-more-low-income-renters-struggle-federal-subsidies-favor-well-off-homeowners


The number of Americans struggling to afford their rent has risen sharply in recent years, with low-income renters bearing the biggest cost burdens, a new report from Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies finds.  But most federal housing spending goes to higher-income homeowners with little need for help, as our updated chart book explains.


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