At least five tenants unions have formed in Connecticut to help renters address issues like maintenance problems, rent raises and evictions.
Fewer building permits for new housing were granted in 2021 than in every year since 2011.
As Connecticut prepares for an influx of refugees from Afghanistan, affordable housing has become a challenge.
In the case, the plaintiff argues that a real estate agent’s comments about her source of income were discriminatory.
A new report says Connecticut is short more than 86,000 rental units for residents in the 0%-30% area median income.
A family from Afghanistan arrived in New Haven, one family among thousands of refugees fleeing amid the Taliban’s takeover.