Charles P. Wathen

Charles P. Wathen is with the Hawaii Housing Alliance.

Bill 89’s Ripple Effect On Honolulu’s Housing Market Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Bill 89’s Ripple Effect On Honolulu’s Housing Market

Affordable units for sale and rent will increase for the public, effectively creating a non-subsidized housing initiative.

The Link Between Low Wages And High Housing Costs PF Bentley/Civil Beat

The Link Between Low Wages And High Housing Costs

Overall, increasing the minimum wage is a net positive to all of Hawaii.

Treat The Housing Supply Like One More Critical Infrastructure Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Treat The Housing Supply Like One More Critical Infrastructure

Everyday people in Hawaii need adequate housing, and the government should help.

Hard Realities Of Making A Difference In Affordable Housing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hard Realities Of Making A Difference In Affordable Housing

We can make a difference in the least affordable market in America. Do we have the political will to do it?