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


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.


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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