Media Room2018-12-13T09:36:55+00:00

Eviction Language Removed From Senate Insurance Measure Gongwer News Service, Dec. 11, 2018

Advocate: Bill to quicken tenant eviction process ‘not the best Christmas present for Ohio renters’Toledo Blade, Dec. 11, 2018

Lame-Duck Alert! This Bill Would Increase Evictions and Homelessness: EditorialBeacon Journal/Ohio.com, Dec. 10, 2018

Controversial Eviction Proposal Reemerges Through Committee AmendmentGongwer News Service, Dec. 10, 2018

Law to Speed Up Housing Evictions in Ohio is a Blatant Kowtow to Landlord Interests: Editorial – cleveland.com, Dec. 9, 2018

State Launches Investigation into Trailer Park Water Bills – ABC6, Nov. 6, 2018

Column: Housing Assistance Can Help Keep Students in SchoolColumbus Dispatch, Oct. 21, 2018

Editorial: Stop Being Scared of People Who Need Affordable HousingColumbus Business First, Aug. 30, 2018

Affordable Housing Solutions Needed NowColumbus Business First – Aug. 29, 2018

Foreclosure Falling in Ohio, But Rate Still High Compared with U.S.Columbus Dispatch, Aug. 9, 2018

Study Finds Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford RentFreemont News Messenger, July 31, 2018

Report: Richland County Minimum Wage Jobs Don’t Pay Enough to Cover RentMansfield News Journal, June 15, 2018

Majority of Ohio’s Most Popular Jobs Don’t Pay Enough to Afford RentCincinnati Business Courier, June 15, 2018

Study: Most Common Jobs In Ohio Don’t Pay Enough To Afford Housing – WOSU Radio, June 14, 2018

8 of Top 10 Ohio Jobs Pay So Little, Workers Can’t Easily Make Rent, Report FindsColumbus Business First, June 14, 2018

Report Show Most Common Ohio Jobs Don’t Pay Enough To Afford Basic Rental Housing – WCBE 90.5, June 14, 2018

Study Shows Rental Housing Struggles in the Youngstown-Warren Area – WKBN 27, June 14, 2018

New Report: Dayton Renters Can’t Afford ApartmentsDayton Daily News, June 13, 2018

Ohio Jobs Don’t Pay Enough to Cover Rent, But Cleveland is Still Promoted an Affordable Place to LiveCleveland Scene, June 13, 2018

Report: Top Ohio Jobs Don’t Pay Enough to Cover the RentColumbus Dispatch, June 13, 2018

Working Poor Would Pay More Rent Under HUD ProposalColumbus Dispatch, June 7, 2018

Safe, Stable Housing Matters for Children’s Classroom SuccessCleveland.com, May 31, 2018

Our Homes, Our Voices Advocates for HousingThe Register-Herald, May 5, 2018

Groups Urge Housing FundsGongwer News Service, May 3, 2018

From the Editor: It’s Up to Us to Pressure Lawmakers to Fund Affordable Housing ProgramsColumbus Business First, Mar. 26, 2018

COHHIO Calls For More Affordable HousingGongwer News Service, Mar. 16, 2018

Dayton Rent Consumes Too Much Income for Some ResidentsDayton Daily News, Mar. 15, 2018

Study: Hundreds of Thousands of Ohioans Cannot Find Affordable HousingColumbus Dispatch, Mar. 13, 2018

COHHIO Updates

Good Tidings from COHHIO

December 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Good Tidings from COHHIO

Dear Friends, It’s been a busy holiday season. A mean-spirited amendment to speed up evictions nearly sneaked through the Statehouse last week. [...]

Eviction Acceleration Bill Defeated

December 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Eviction Acceleration Bill Defeated

Good news: a mean-spirited proposal to speed up the eviction process in Ohio fell flat during the current lame duck session. COHHIO [...]

‘Twas the Night…

December 12th, 2018|Comments Off on ‘Twas the Night…

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the state, Homeless families were sheltered, thus spared a cold fate. COHHIO was working [...]

COHHIO Fights Plan to Speed Up Evictions

November 28th, 2018|Comments Off on COHHIO Fights Plan to Speed Up Evictions

Weeks before lawmakers’ winter recess, an Ohio House committee advanced legislation Wednesday to allow landlords to initiate the eviction process on Christmas [...]