During Thanksgiving week Habitat for Humanity for San Luis Obispo County was featured in the New Times of SLO’s cover story titled Building blocks: As population grows in SLO County, the housing supply struggles to keep up written by Jono Kinkade.
The article talks about how San Luis Obispo County is in desperate need of work force and affordable housing. As our population grows, the inadequate supply of housing has made it more and more difficult for residents to find affordable housing and at a reasonable cost.
Habitat for Humanity for San Luis Obispo County’s CEO, Julia K. Ogden, discusses the way HFHSLOCO can help through providing and preserving affordable housing. The article highlights the challenges Habitat has faced to build affordable homes and Habitat’s Home Rehabilitation and Preservation work to preserve and maintain existing affordable housing in the County.