Legislature's Housing Committee Seeks Public Testimony
As state and city-level moratoriums expire, there has been an increased push among housing activists to bring back rent control. But what can be done?
"The warning about tax increases to owners of homes and businesses is 'meant to get your attention [but] has the benefit of being true'"
Mass rideshare, delivery, and real estate industries gearing up propaganda campaigns to convince working people to vote against our own interests
Mass State House, Oct 29, noon-1:30 pm
Twenty-five years after the real estate industry destroyed rent control in Massachusetts, ...
“We will lose the connection, the tight community we have in our neighborhood,” she said of more transient renters. “We won’t get to know our neighbors.”
Single mother working for the city of Boston can’t afford to live here
A city employee is often required to live within the city in which they are employed. Luckily, in my case that is not a requirement. It’s not recommended that an individual pay more than 30% of their gross monthly income towards rent. Thirty percent of ...