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Microsoft Has Pledged $500 Million Toward Seattle's Affordable Housing Crisis

1 month ago   |   By Time

Microsoft pledged $500 million to address homelessness and develop affordable housing in response to the Seattle region's widening affordability gap.
Most of the money will be aimed at increasing housing options in the Puget Sound region for low- and middle-income workers at a time when they're being priced out of Seattle and some of its suburbs, and when the vast majority of new buildings target wealthier renters, said Microsoft President Brad Smith.
The pledge is the largest in the company's 44-year history, and, according to the company, is one of the heftiest contributions by a private...
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Microsoft pledges $500M to tackle Seattle housing crisis

Microsoft pledges $500M to tackle Seattle housing crisis

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

SEATTLE - Microsoft pledged $500 million to address homelessness and develop affordable housing in response to the Seattle region's widening affordability gap. Most of the money will be aimed at increasing housing options in the Puget Sound region for low- and middle-income workers at a time when they're being priced out of Seattle and some...
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Microsoft pledges $500M to tackle Seattle housing crisis

1 month ago   |   By Miami Herald

Microsoft is responding to the Seattle region's widening affordability gap with a $500 million pledge to address homelessness and develop affordable housing. The Seattle Times reports the pledge is the...
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Microsoft pledges $500M to tackle Seattle housing crisis

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

Microsoft is responding to the Seattle region's widening affordability gap with a $500 million pledge to address homelessness and develop affordable housing.
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