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Housing costs pose the greatest obstacle for low-wage workers. Why does our society seem to resist rectifying this situation? Do you believe that there are realistic solutions to the lack of affordable housing?


http://www.nlihc.org/about/index.htm

http://www.google.com/search?as_q=+affordable-housing&num=10&hl=en&btnG=Google+Search&as_epq=low+income+&as_oq=&as_eq=&lr=&as_ft=i&as_filetype=&as_qdr=all&as_nlo=&as_nhi=&as_occt=title&as_dt=i&as_sitesearch=&as_rights=&safe=images


You have to answer what you believe from the data you find.

Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "low income housing" to get these possible sources:

http://www.ohhic.org/
http://www.nlihc.org/
http://www.lihi.org/
http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Issues_and_Causes/Housing/Affordable_and_Low_Income_Housing/
http://www.liifund.org/
http://www.affordablehousingonline.com/whatis.htm

I hope this helps a little more. Thanks for asking.

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