June 26, 2015

SHAG is a Drag!

SHAG evicts 90 year old tenant; water woes; and similar problems in California.Get more information on the Senior Housing Assistance Group and how it treats its tenants.

December 17, 2014

Tenant Movement Puts Brakes on Seattle Housing Authority “Stepping Forward” Rent Hike

Seattle Housing Authority (SHA) Director Andrew Lofton sent a letter to the Mayor and City Council announcing that Stepping Forward, a policy that would increase tenants’ rents by over 400% has been put on hold. Tenants are continuing to organize to ensure that this victory be made permanent!

November 26, 2014

King County Council Reinstates Tenants Rights Funding!

During a very difficult budget year, the King County Council voted to reinstate funding for crucial tenants rights education which goes to empower thousands of residents across the county! Send the Council a brief note to thank them, and thanks to everyone who called on them to support tenants!

August 19, 2014

Michael Brown Solidarity Open Letter

Given the crisis unfolding in Ferguson, MO, the TU staff and board have authored an open letter in solidarity with the Brown family and protesters.

July 30, 2014

High Court Rules Against Innocent Tenants Who Attempt to Clear their Names

The Washington State Supreme Court ruled in a critical case involving tenants who were wrongfully sued for eviction, and the court denied their attempt to redact their names from the court record in order to preserve their ability to seek housing. This decision will have enormous consequences for innocent tenants who win in court against a landlord's illegal eviction.

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