If we simply do nothing, the rental affordability crisis will only get worse. The reason: shifting demographics. At the 2016 Republican National Convention, we will be doing our best to raise the volume on America’s rental affordability crisis. If we keep the drumbeat going long enough, we are confident our message will finally get through.
A home located in a good neighborhood close to jobs and other opportunities can serve as a gateway to economic success. Unfortunately, those families who cannot afford to live in these areas are often forced to move to neighborhoods that are unsafe, with poor schools, and with few employment prospects.