We cannot just build affordable homes, we cannot be business as usual. Things fundamentally have changed. The paradigm that we are operating in has shifted.
Our Homes Our Voices
As equally important as bricks and mortar are in having a safe roof over your head are the services and Medicaid that go into supportive housing.
Diane Yentel reminded us the US and NJ faces an affordable homes crisis with a shortage of over 7.4M homes affordable and available to the lowest income.
The affordable housing crisis means that you have a disability and are on SSI, you have to pay 151% of your income to rent a one bedroom apartment in NJ.
Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen, Morris County is not only an affluent county but it is one with a growing number families struggling to pay the rent.