Human Services Department staff members Tom Trolio and Andrea Yip were interviewed by KIRO radio reporter Rachel Belle on the topic of affordable housing for seniors. Tom laid out the senior housing landscape for both private and public funding. Andrea added information about demographics and the importance of Universal Design. Visit this Web page to hear the interview and read the transcript.
Find an Apartment You Can Afford at HousingSearchNW.org Renters now have a new resource for finding an apartment they can afford in Seattle and King County. HousingSearchNW.org, a free service for both landlords and renters, provides information about real-time vacancies in rental housing. Renters can search by features like neighborhood, affordability, amenities and more. The website is accessible 24 hours a day, while a toll-free call center (1-877-428-8844) is open Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-5 p.m. Interpretation in a number of languages is available through the call center. HousingSearchNW.org is sponsored by the City of Seattle, King County, the Seattle Housing Authority, the King County Housing Authority and the United Way of King County, and supported by the Tenants Union and the Rental Housing Association.