We all desire a place to call home, but is affordable, quality housing out of reach for many Wichitans? Housing prices increased in Wichita an average of 30% in 22 months and Sedgwick County’s rent has been up at least 8% since 2019. The members of the Wichita Journalism Collaborative are working together to investigate and report on this issue. Learn more

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The Future of Wichita Housing
What are the challenges Wichitans face when they try and find affordable, safe housing? Collaborative partners are talking with people and reporting on issues they face. We’ll share their stories here!
WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU: Join us on Monday, February 26 from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Kansas Leadership Center for an event focused on the future of Wichita housing! You can expect a panel of community leaders to share about the housing landscape and small group discussions where YOU can voice your experiences, ideas and questions about housing.