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15 May 18
Tacoma is in the midst of a severe housing crisis. The city drafted recommendations to address affordable housing almost 10 years ago, but hardly any action was taken. Now things have reached a boiling point and renters are coming together to assert our rights.
19 Apr 18
Please join us to discuss current campaigns and build tenant connections while we share conversation and snacks.
18 Apr 18
Would you have money to move if you were told you had to be out at the end of the month? For most people, the answer is NO – and the landlords continue to rake in the millions.
5 Apr 18
TUNE IN – Our Board Secretary Liz Dupee on KUOW Public Radio discussing yesterday’s disappointing decision by a King County Superior Court judge.
6 Feb 18
The Trump Budget: What You Need to Know Webinar: Wednesday, February 14, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET co-sponsored by the Coalition on Human Needs, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Center for American Progress, and the Food Research & Action Center.
25 Jan 18
Interim Executive Director Violet Lavatai is interviewed for the Outside City Hall column to highlight continuing issues around housing in the Seattle area.
24 Jan 18
So what can you do about it? Call you state legislators! Talk to other tenants!
5 Dec 17
Thursday, December 7th from 5-8pm!
1 Nov 17
Budgets are boring for a reason – to keep us from paying attention! But we can’t let that stop us from making our voices heard. The Seattle City Council is currently making 2018 budget decisions. We’re grateful that the Council continues to express support for renters, but we need more.
1 Nov 17
When Charmaine received a late notice for her rent, she immediately secured assistance from SHARE so she and her family could remain in their home.
However, Dove Property Management refused to provide a signed tax form and accept the payment, instead filing an eviction on behalf of landlords Kenneth and Tomoko Ono. Charmaine has now paid September and October rent direct to the court but Dove is STILL trying to evict her family and charge them lawyer fees.