World Habitat Day Puts Spotlight On Housing Challenges
Last updated 9/29/2021 at 3:28pm
On World Habitat Day, this Monday, Habitat for Humanity joins the United Nations and organizations around the world in raising awareness and in educating and mobilizing individuals and communities to take action on the current housing challenge.
“Even before the pandemic hit, Transylvania County was facing extreme housing challenges,” said Angie Hunter, executive director of Transylvania Habitat for Humanity. “Stagnant wages combined with insufficient supply to meet demand have pushed the cost of homes out of reach for many hard-working families and individuals. Now, even more peopl...