Homes That Work for Working Families
The state of Ohio needs housing that is suited to the needs of working families. When developing housing, how can organizations help families improve their lives while also providing safe, stable and affordable homes? This episode, Dr. Cody Price speaks to Bruce Leucke, President and CEO of Homeport, about affordable housing, lease-purchase homes, NIMBYism and resident services. For more from the Office of Housing Policy, [visit our website](http://ohiohome.org/research/default.aspx) and...
Evicted: Tenants’ Rights and Unsafe Housing
Housing stock for low-income residents is aging, and housing conditions show it, from lead-based paint to poor heating systems and more. This poor-quality housing often leads to eviction, housing code violations and other hazards. How can residents avoid eviction and find a safe place to call home? On this special part-two episode, Dr. Cody Price speaks with Melissa Benson and Ben Horne from the Legal Aid Society of Columbus about housing conditions in Ohio and how tenants can avoid...
Evicted: No Place to Call Home
In 2016, over 100,000 evictions were filed in Ohio alone. This week, Dr. Cody Price talks with Melissa Benson and Ben Horne from the Legal Aid Society of Columbus to discuss eviction, homelessness and rising rent costs in Ohio. What is at the root of this housing instability, and how do we tackle these issues in a cost-effective and humane way? For more from the Office of Housing Policy, [visit our website](http://ohiohome.org/research/default.aspx) and follow us on Twitter...
The Senior Tsunami
Nearly 1.8 million Ohioans are aged 65 or older. By 2040, seniors over 65 will make up 24 percent of the population. The “senior tsunami” is coming, but will there be enough housing for them? Michelle Norris from [National Church Residences](http://www.nationalchurchresidences.org/#/home) joins us for this special “part two” episode to answer that question. To read the full Housing Needs Assessment mentioned in this episode, [click...
The Myths of Affordable Housing
Welcome to Doorsteps! This episode, Dr. Cody Price speaks with Michelle Norris from National Church Residences about the myths surrounding affordable housing and how to overcome them. For more from the Office of Housing Policy, [visit our website](http://ohiohome.org/research/default.aspx) and follow us on Twitter [@ohiodoorsteps](https://twitter.com/ohiodoorsteps). The views and opinions expressed in Doorsteps are those of the individuals involved and do not necessarily reflect those of the...
Welcome to Doorsteps
Welcome to Doorsteps, a podcast from the Ohio Housing Finance Agency’s (OHFA) Office of Housing Policy. Join Dr. Cody Price as he discusses housing in the state of Ohio and the daily challenges Ohioans face at home.