‘We missed a major opportunity.’ Affordable housing lags near new Charlotte light rail | The State

‘We missed a major opportunity.’ Affordable housing lags near new Charlotte light rail | The State

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Long before the mid-March grand opening of Charlotte’s light-rail extension, city leaders vowed to help build affordable housing along the Blue Line. More than 15 years ago, a Charlotte City Council plan recommended that the city buy land and take other steps…

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Inflation has been tame the past decade. But not for many apartment dwellers, who saw rents rise 6 percent or more annually for the past eight years. Now that inflation is heating up for other goods, in 2018, rental rates will stay…