Even people who can afford homes are aware of how tight the rental market is.
From Eugene to Redding, vacancy rates hover around one or two percent. Which makes rental housing hard to find AND expensive. The situation contributes to homelessness as well.
In the city of Redding, the Community Revitalization and Development Corporation works to bring up the numbers of affordable housing units.
David Rutledge is the president of the nonprofit and our guest.