The stability that home should bring remains out of reach for too many families. They are forced to make impossible choices between a roof over their heads or health, education, and even food.
When the cost of home is your family’s future, the cost is too high. When the cost of home is any family’s future, that’s something none of us can afford.
As of May 2021, the median home price in Thurston County was $452,000. This can mean a monthly mortgage payment of more than $2,200. In Thurston County, nearly 62% of households with a mortgage and 65% of renters are housing cost-burdened.