Rise Economy Responds to Gov. Newsom’s Proposed 2024 Budget

January 11, 2024 by BIPOC, LMI Communities set to bear the brunt of deep cuts to climate change, affordable housing programs. SAN FRANCISCO — In response to California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s 2024 proposed budget announcement Wednesday, Rise Economy Chief Executive Officer Paulina Gonzalez-Brito released the following statement:  While acknowledging the challenges posed by California’s potential $37.9 billion deficit, we...
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2021 Housing Justice Work in CA

March 12, 2021 by

Homeownership is the lowest it’s been since the 1960s. One troubling trend contributing to this is the practice of large corporate landlords buying up foreclosed or under-market value homes, cutting off buying opportunities for working-class families and BIPOC communities, as well as mom-and-pop landlords. To address this issue and…

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