In 2016 the Right To The City & The Renter Nation are RISING UP to fight back and win critical battles to Reclaim Our Cities, Remain in Our Homes and Rebuild our Communities! Across the country, #HomesForAll groups are launching visionary campaigns fight gentrification and ensure that our cities are developed without displacement! Together we’re […]
Blackstone is one of the world’s largest private equity firms. Blackstone made big money in the last housing bubble and now is cashing in again to make lots more. It is buying up housing and real estate all over the world and quickly becoming one of the largest landlord’s in our cities. They are raking […]
Mel Watt, head of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, is evicting and foreclosing on thousands of families. It’s time Mel Watt meet these families and stop their suffering! [button link=”http://action.righttothecity.org/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=17184″ target=”blank” text=”light”]SIGN THE PETITION »[/button] These same families and advocates across the country fought hard for President Obama to appoint Mel Watt […]
[column size=”1-3″ last=”0″][/column] [column size=”2-3″ last=”1″][button link=”#featured” target=”self” text=”light”]FEATURED ASSEMBLY »[/button][spacer size=”20″] [button link=”#about” target=”self” text=”light”]WHAT IS A RENTERS’ ASSEMBLY? »[/button] [spacer size=”20″] [button link=”https://homesforall.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/FINAL-RN-ASSEMBLY-TOOLKIT-042215.pdf” target=”self” text=”light”]DOWNLOAD THE RENTER ASSEMBLY TOOLKIT »[/button][spacer size=”20″] [button link=”http://action.righttothecity.org/p/salsa/event/common/public/index.sjs?distributed_event_KEY=731″ target=”self” text=”light”]UPCOMING ASSEMBLIES »[/button] [spacer size=”20″] [button link=”#highlights” target=”self” text=”light”]HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST ASSEMBLIES »[/button][/column] FEATURED ASSEMBLY: BOSTON ASSEMBLY! On Oct. 3, 2015 The Right to Remain Coalition, anchored […]
The Rise of the Corporate Landlord Wall Street has found another way to make money off of the crisis that they put us in. As homes head into foreclosure Wall Street’s vulture capitalists are swooping in to buy-up the delinquent mortgages and foreclosed homes. Their agenda is to make money, and so they are pushing […]
Homes for All is partnering with Occupy Our Homes to utilize their robust petition platform to allow our partner groups to launch their own campaigns and petitions under the Homes for All banner and support our growing urban justice movement. Moving Translocal Campaigns: San Antonio, Texas: No Nos Moveran START YOUR OWN CAMPAIGN NOW!
Over 12 million households pay over 50% of their income to housing. A family with one full-time worker earning the minimum wage cannot afford the local fair-market rent for a two-bedroom apartment anywhere in the United States. There are stories like this all over the country, not to mention the over a million people waiting […]
Mel Watt is the new director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency that oversees Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac. The previous director Ed DeMarco instituted policies that harm families, hurt communities and violate federal law. Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac are 79% owned by taxpayers, yet Fannie Mae policies privilege Wall Street and private investors […]