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Housing Crisis Means Six-Figure Incomes Might Still Qualify For Home Buying Assistance

Cody Drabble / Capital Public Radio

CALMatters data journalist Matt Levin reported on a strange symptom of the California housing crisis — families making six figures can still qualify for state assistance to buy their first home.

Cody Drabble / Capital Public Radio

How high are housing costs in California? So high that the California Housing Finance Agency says nearly 1,000 households with six-figure incomes qualify for help buying their first home. CALMatters data reporter Matt Levin joins to explain how CalHFA works and why the housing crisis is expanding the pool of who can qualify for help.

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Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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