Posts Tagged ‘housing first’

Beyond Human Cost, D.C. Homelessness Comes With a Big Price Tag

Emergency costs for homeless residents can add up to more than $40,000 a year. Housing is much cheaper.

Here’s What So Others Might Eat Has Planned for Benning Road

Last year, the low-income and homeless services nonprofit So Others Might Eat purchased three parcels of by the Benning Road Metro station with the goal of erecting a mixed-use development. Now, at long last, we have a detailed look at what they'll be building there.
The 180,000-square-foot complex will feature 202 affordable housing units, a sit-down [...]