Bremerton landlords grouse at subsidized housing



BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Some Bremerton landlords complain the Bremerton Housing Authority has so much subsidized housing it’s taking renters away from private business.

One landlord, Connie Christman, told the Kitsap Sun ( ) it’s unfair competition.

The Bremerton Housing Authority has — or is in the process of building or acquiring — 2,256 public housing units. The rental vacancy rate in Bremerton is around 8 percent. Normal is considered 4 percent.


Information from: Kitsap Sun,