#RenterPower2018 Day 4: When We Fight, We Win

#RenterPower2018 Day 4: When We Fight, We Win By Jewel Z. Rodgers VITAL, Lincoln, Nebraska Jewel Z. Rodgers of VITAL, Lincoln Nebraska. Photo by Mike Dennis© I grew up on the backs of black liberal literature and a neighborhood swallowed in 40 years of consecutive poverty that all of a sudden had been allowed to […]

#HFASouth 2018: Working Towards Affordable and Dignified Homes For All Across the South

#HFASouth 2018: Working Towards Affordable and Dignified Homes For All Across the South By Anamika Jain with contributions from Natalie McLaughlin & Richard Hunsinger   Over the weekend May 4th to 6th, 2018, 63 people from 29 organizations, 12 cities and 8 Southern states gathered in Nashville, Tennessee for the inaugural Homes For All Southern […]

Renter Nation Rises

Housing Justice Groups Align as National Movement Grows By Jess Clarke Renters across the US are beginning to rise up against the housing affordability crises that is hitting cities, towns, suburbs and even rural regions of the country. Since the mass evictions brought on by the foreclosure crisis, the number of renters has grown. Six […]

RN2017 Episode 3: ¡No Deportaciones, No Desalojos!

Descripción: Únanse a lxs organizadorxs y activistas trabajando desde las líneas de batalla de los movimientos por la justicia en la vivienda y la justicia migrante para explorar las profundas conexiones entre las luchas contra el desplazamiento dentro de los Estados Unidos y globalmente, y aprendan sobre nuevas colaboraciones que están surgiendo entre organizadorxs por […]

National #RentControl Training Report Back & Materials!

The #YearOfTheRenter has started off with a lot of fire, strategic thinking and inspiration! Last Wednesday Homes For All  & Right To The City rolled out the first in our year-long #RenterNation training series uplifting tools & solutions to gentrification & rising rents. More than 155 people from 149 organizations, 45 cities, 20 states and […]

Poughkeepsie,NY: A Huge Victory for Utility Justice & Against Displacement!

#Homes For All Partner Group Nobody Leaves-Mid Hudson announced a major victory in the campaign against utility giant Central Hudson on Wednesday January 13, 2016! From Jonathan, the Executive Director at Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson: The New York Public Service Commission has announced it will be conducting an investigation into Central Hudson based on Nobody Leaves Mid-Hudson’s legal petition! […]

Portland Tribune: Saltzman proposes renter protections after protest

Commissioner Dan Saltzman announced Wednesday that he will introduce new tenant protections for Portland renters. “Portland renters need additional protections,” stated Saltzman. “Our city is experiencing record low vacancy rates coupled with record high rents, creating the perfect storm of housing uncertainty for many Portland families.” The announcement comes a day after a protest organized […]

VICTORY!- Santa Fe, New Mexico: City Council Votes Unanimously to Pass Residents’ Bill of Rights

Originally posted by Chainbreaker Collective  in Santa Fe, New Mexico  Chainbreaker Collective, (an organization in Right to the City’s Homes for All campaign) community members and ally organizations worked tirelessly to pass the Resident’s Bill of Rights resolution in Santa Fe that was recently approved unanimously by the City council. The resolution, takes five pillars from Chainbreaker’s Resident’s […]