Tag Archives: Housing

First-time Home Buyers Brace For A Slow Sales Market This Year

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For sale signs currently seem to be a thing of the past, as first time home buyers search for available properties in a scarce market. Even with a sudden increase in housing construction, the best seen since 2006, the amount of homes for sale is predicted to remain low with owners choosing to stay put. […]

Stopping the Rent Freeze: The Ramifications for People of Color in Philadelphia

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Housing inequality is one of the country’s largest sicknesses. For Philadelphians, coronavirus just removed a band-aid from an already oozing wound. The Federal CARES Act Moratorium has made evictions in the city illegal. Currently, the law protects renters who are unemployed because of the pandemic. But after July 10th, landlords can go back to collecting […]