Affordable housing

Airbnb’s Impact on Hawaii’s Housing Supply
  • Verbatim
State House names Tom “Sledgehammer” Brower as Housing chair
  • Discussion

Rep. Brower attracted national attention for his sledgehammer-wielding vigilantism (and for getting punched in the face while filming homeless encampments without permission) Read More »

Will Caron
Hawaii needs affordable rentals now

Gubernatorial candidate James "Duke" Aiona shares his plan for solving Hawaii's affordable rental housing problem with the Hawaii Independent. Read More »

Duke Aiona
The city housing sale has failed. Now what?

Swapping buyers to finance failed but unexamined assumptions is not an option Read More »

Steve Lohse
City affordable housing sale fails
Anything to save a bad sale?

The city is offering to finance the sale of its affordable housing units. Chinatown tenants say this is a bad idea. Read More »

Steve Lohse
Are you earning $32.14 an hour?

There are 168 hours in a week. But in Honolulu, a minimum wage worker would need an extra nine to afford housing. Read More »

Ikaika M Hussey
How we could remove the barriers to affordable housing
Victor Geminiani