No one should go bankrupt from trying to put a roof over their head. We have a 28,000 unit shortage of affordable housing in Cincinnati. We must change this.
We need to find the Affordable Housing trust fund a permanent revenue stream.
Protect Existing Housing
Put a moratorium on the destruction of low-income and affordable housing, including buildings that are not currently being used for low-income housing but have the potential to be.
Create Affordable Housing
Utilizing creative solutions to build more affordable housing. This can be done through inclusionary policy, community land trusts, public-private partnerships, rent caps, and coop housing.
Expand Affordable Housing
Utilize the PORT authority and provide targeted tax relief to homeowners