One in two households pay more than 30 percent of their gross income on rent and one in four pay more than 50 percent of their gross income on rent.
Our nation provides way more generous benefits to the wealthiest homeowners while providing inadequate housing assistance to low-income families.
The bulk of the housing investment benefits high income households which get four times more housing benefits than low income households do.
United for Homes (UFH) May 15th letter to the House of Representatives explains H.R. 1662, the Common Sense Housing Investment Act of 2015.