Runaway Rent Cost
Rent should not cost more than twenty five percent of one household salary. This type of control, will allow the people to save money for future needs and or a bigger house. The shortage of housing and high rent cost has forced many families to hit the streets or local shelters in the area they live.
A supportive housing program will not eliminate the homelessness crises. However, it increases the housing stability and decreases the rent burdens on those who cannot afford to pay exorbitant rent costs in Washington.