Florida leads nation in number of cost-burdened renters

A new study shows Florida has one the highest rates of cost-burdened renters in the country. WMNF's Chris Young reports.
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St. Pete activist group hosts community event to discuss housing justice

The People's Council of St. Petersburg is hosting a community event Wednesday night to discuss solutions to address the local housing crisis.

MidPoint: “The rent is too damn high!”

As the Florida legislature continues to pass and promote bills addressing non-issues such as 'woke education' and discussions of human sexuality, there is still a very real crisis that Florida is facing: housing. Inflation, increased...

WaveMakers: Nathan Hagen on the housing crisis

With the Tampa Bay region facing the highest rent increases in the nation at a rate of 24%, the housing crisis has grown dire. In response, six months ago Nathan Hagen launched YIMBY Tampa, a...

WaveMakers with Aaron Dietrich of St. Petersburg People’s Council

The Tampa Bay area is facing a housing crisis, with rent prices rising and citizens being forcefully evicted from their homes without another place to go. For the past year, the St. Petersburg People’s Council...

Sustainable living: Tiny Homes

During today's (11/15/2021) sustainable living show we talked to John Kernohan who founded The United Tiny House Association (UTHA) along with his wife, Fin. 

City of Tampa assists residents with rental and utilities relief

City of Tampa and Hillsborough County staff will help residents with past-due payments for rent and utilities.

Landlord/tenant rights community training information

A good opportunity in Tampa for renters to gain a better understanding of landlord/tenant eviction issues and rental assistance.
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Even during coronavirus outbreak, legal aid group hears about eviction concerns

Here is a link to many coronavirus resources The legal aid organization Gulfcoast Legal Services says they are seeing an influx of calls from tenants regarding evictions, even during the coronavirus pandemic. GLS has suspended its...

Radioactivity airs speech by Princeton professor Keeanga Yamahtta Taylor on racism in post-civil rights era

Radioactivity airs speech by Princeton professor Keeanga Yamahtta Taylor on racism in post-civil rights era

Pinellas County Commissioners to hold conversation with citizens this week

Pinellas County Comissioners to hold conversation with citizens this week

Help available for for some Florida seniors hurt by reverse mortgages

Reverse mortgages not all they're cracked up to be for some seniors

New activist movement in Tampa is targeting slumlords

Tampa activists target bad landlords

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