Tampa residents need to work at least 86 hours per week to afford a home

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AMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Can you afford to live where you live? In Florida, it depends on what city, and how big of a place you want. According to a new report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, to afford an average apartment in the state, a Floridian needs to work at least 2.6 full time jobs at the state’s minimum wage. The same is true in Tampa.

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t’s no secret that housing prices have risen more than expected during the COVID-19 pandemic, sometimes dramatically. However, some areas are more expensive than others, and the high costs of living

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