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Priced Out is an engaging animated web series that follows a young couple as they discover why housing is so expensive and what we can all do about it.
Supervisor Sandra Lee Fewer, lead author of the Community Opportunity to Purchase Act
To save affordable housing, new law prioritizes nonprofits buying buildings.
Curtis and Riley in their apartment. There is a rent increase notice on the door and Curtis is operating a Murphy bed.
Meet Curtis, a High School teacher, and Riley, a tech gig worker, in their micro-unit in San Francisco. They've just received a rent increase and need to figure out how to keep their growing family in the City. CLICK ON THE TITLE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS EPISODE!
Lead Illustrator Fred Noland
"Priced Out" Lead Illustrator Fred Noland: "Normally this process is split among a team of 5 to 10 people"
Dyan Ruiz & Bob Herman in Conversation
"The marketplace needs counterbalancing" through a rent freeze says esteemed affordable housing architect

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