Take Action for Housing Affordability in Redmond

Action Items for Redmond Advocates:

Vote YES for the Vets, Seniors, and Human Services Levy this November

The King County Veterans and Human Services Levy (VHSL) has for over a decade funded critical  housing and health services for our neighbors who need them most. This year, the expanded levy includes support for a growing population- older adults.

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Housing Gaps in Redmond

To meet the county-wide proportional need for affordable homes in 2030, Redmond needs:

  • 3,461 homes affordable to households with incomes between 0-30% of Area Median Income (AMI)
  • 2,831 homes affordable to households with incomes between 30-50% of AMI
  • 1,178 homes affordable to households with incomes between 50-80% of AMI

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Health & Housing in Redmond

About 3 in 10 households in Redmond are housing cost-burdened

35% of Redmond households have a risk of lead exposure

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Redmond’s Housing Snapshot:

Redmond’s housing profile and policy commitments from Under One Roof: City Level Affordable Housing Commitments & Actions

HDC thanks Evans School graduates Alexander Casey, Alena Marshak, Rose Rubel, and Xinwei Wang for their dedication and the thorough research that went into this project.

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