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Councilmember Hans Zeiger on Housing

In part 1 of an interview series with newly seated Pierce County Councilmembers, we hear from Hans Zeiger (District 2).

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Habitat on the Hill

Habitat on the Hill

Habitat on the Hill is an important opportunity to serve as professional witnesses, joining with more than 700 colleagues from affiliates throughout the country. We came together to advocate for affordable housing and meet with…

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Legislative Update, Washington State Senate

SB 5287: Updating the MFTE

Two weeks into Washington's legislative session and we've got a great opportunity for friends of Habitat to advocate for change and increase the production of affordable housing units. Check out this rundown on SB 5287…

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Volunteer Return Plan 1

Volunteer Return Plan

We have started to find a new rhythm for working, albeit laden in PPE and never more than 6' in proximity to one another. With weeks of testing and some lessons learned under our belt, the first phase…

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Legislative Session Recap

2021 Legislative Preview

With less than a month until the start of the (virtual) 2021 Washington State Legislative session let’s take a deep dive into affordable housing issues that the Legislature will be considering and what Habitat for…

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City of Tacoma Biennial Budget

City of Tacoma Biennial Budget

The Tacoma City Council passed the 2021-20222 biennial budget at their November 24th meeting. Learn what this means for affordable housing.

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Welcome home, Mike & Jane

Welcome home, Mike & Jane

Jane and Mike moved into what Habitat calls a “recycled” home. A "recycle" happens when a Habitat homeowner sells their home back to Habitat it back in order to keep the home as an affordable opportunity.

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2021 Priority Agenda

2021 Priority Agenda

We’re looking to the 2021 State Legislative session to take action on our affordable housing priority agenda, including increased affordable housing production, and action to ensure equitable homeownership opportunities for people of color.

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Home in Tacoma

Home in Tacoma

Home in Tacoma is the primary land use element of the City’s Affordable Housing Action Strategy (AHAS). Learn how you can become part of the conversation as the City works to achieve its 4 primary…

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