Why does home matter? The health, safety, and welfare of Floridians and the strength of Florida’s overall economy hinges on an adequate supply of affordable housing for Florida’s working families, elders, and people with disabilities living on fixed incomes. Click … Read More
ALICE refers to the population in our communities that are Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed. The ALICE population represents those among us who are working, but due to child care costs, transportation challenges, high cost of living and so much more are living paycheck to paycheck.
To achieve lasting change, we must first understand the population of families that are working hard but falling short in each of our communities and across Florida. The United Way commissioned the United Way ALICE Report to better understand this challenged and often overlooked population and provide each local United Way with data to promote stronger and more resilient communities.
According to University of Florida Shimberg Center, there are over 3,000 families living in St. Johns County who pay more than 50% of their income for rent. Last week, two non-profit organizations in St. Augustine purchased property that will preserve affordable rental opportunities for local families and seniors.
4BR/2.5BA Single Family House $995/mo plus utilities & yard maintenance Located at 1689 Debbie Lane, Orange Park, Fl 32073. If you would like to apply for this rental, please print and complete the Rental Application Package and turn it in … Read More
4BR/2BA Single Family House $995/mo plus utilities & yard maintenance Located at 2176 George Wythe Rd, Orange Park, Fl 32073. If you would like to apply for this rental, please print and complete the Rental Application Package and turn it … Read More
Florida’s Hardest Hit Principal Reduction Program reopens for applications Thursday, May 15. If you are underwater but still current on your mortgage payments, this may be the program for you! This program assists eligible homeowners who have remained current the … Read More