Media Coverage

of Our Homes, Our Future: How Rent Control Can Build Stable, Healthy Communities

“Universal Rent Control Now” by Amee Chew and Katie Goldstein, Jacobin

June 17, 2019


“Rent Control Is at a Turning Point”, Shelterforce

April 23, 2019


BBC World Service interview with Sarah Treuhaft, PolicyLink.

(Interview starts at 43:25)

March 21, 2019


“Oregon’s Rent Control Law Garners National Acclaim—and Local Criticism”, Willamette Week.

March 8, 2019


“Oregon just enacted statewide rent control—and it could be a model for the country”, Curbed.

March 8, 2019


“Universal Rent Control' Is the Left-Wing Dream That's Actually Happening”, Vice.

March 6, 2019


“Rent Control Passed in Oregon. Will it Work as a Housing-Crisis Solution Nationwide?”, Pacific Standard.

March 5, 2019


“Rent control could be coming to more states after Oregon”, CBS News MoneyWatch.

March 5, 2019


“Will Statewide Rent Control Catch On Beyond Oregon?”, Governing.

March 4, 2019


“Rent control gains momentum after Chicago voters again give it thumbs up”, Chicago Sun-Times.

March 2, 2019


“Oregon Passes the Nation's First Statewide Mandatory Rent Control Law”, Colorlines.

March 1, 2019


“Oregon Now Has Statewide Rent Control, Push Continues Across Country”, Next City.

March 1, 2019


“Rent control isn’t the only way to fix the housing crisis–but it is the fastest”, Fast Company.

February 28, 2019


“Tenant groups rally at state Capitol to push for rent control”, Q13/Fox.

February 28, 2019


“How rent control promotes community stability”, New York Nonprofit Media.

February 28, 2019


“Oregon’s rent control passage galvanizes activists across U.S.”, The Oregonian.

February 27, 2019


“Rent Control The Best Way To Stabilize Housing Costs, Says New Report”, WBEZ.

February 27, 2019