Rich Smith reports on a new program meant to help low-income residents in King County impacted by the coronavirus pandemic pay rent.
The Herald Editorial Board weighs in on regional solutions to Snohomish County’s housing affordability crisis.
Gene Balk with the Seattle Times reports on what Seattle’s growing population of renters means for the region.
Katherine Khashimova Long details how permitting delays are holding up apartment construction in Seattle.
Becca Savransky with the Seattle PI reports on housing affordability challenges facing active-duty households in Seattle.
Kim Hart reports in Axios on Seattle’s new, focused approach to housing.
Paige Cornwell with the Seattle Times reports on Microsoft’s new investment in affordable housing.
Over the past decade, home prices and rents have risen twice as fast as incomes in the Puget Sound Region. For many, this means being priced out of the neighborhoods they grew up in. That could soon change as a result of a $500 million pledge from Microsoft.