February 16th, 2022
"That shortage resulted in 'serious overcrowding, doubling-up of families, rapidly rising rents and the unavailability of adequate housing for many people,' the report said.
Those issues still plague Hawai‘i. A December 2019 study commissioned by the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corp., the main state agency charged with developing and financing low- and moderate-income housing, found Hawai‘i will need about 50,000 more housing units between 2020 and 2025."
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