WHAT WE DO

  • Raise awareness of the "concessions" scam.
     
  • Provide useful information so tenants can negotiate a fairer rent.
     
  • Advocate for better enforcement of existing laws.
     
  • Work to help make housing more affordable for all DC residents.
     
  • Organize tenants city-wide so we can build strength in numbers.
     
  • Devise legal strategies to combat illegal rent increases.
     
  • Work to pass legislation that re-affirms that the word "rent" means rent.
     
  • Encourage the Mayor and City Council members to do the right thing despite pressure from landlords and their lobbyists.

NEXT: What we've achieved