Community Progress Blog

New report analyzes New Orleans’ rising rental costs

Written by on June 22, 2016

New Orleans has undergone many transformations in the 10+ years since Katrina. Today, with over half of New Orleans’ residents¬†living in rental housing, and rents rising sharply in many neighborhoods across the city,¬†affordability is becoming an acute problem. These are the findings of a new independent assessment¬†conducted by the Center for Community Progress and commissioned…