Rents keep going up, but tenants aren’t getting what they pay for. Thousands of New Orleanians live in unsafe and unhealthy homes.
Leaks, mold, and fire hazards threaten residents’ health, lower school performance, and weaken our neighborhoods.
Slumlords are profiting off our lax health and safety protections. City leaders need to come together and address the problem of unsafe and substandard rental homes.