Knute Berger: How the World's Fair created a rental crisis in Seattle | KUOW News and Information

Knute Berger: How the World's Fair created a rental crisis in Seattle

Jun 6, 2016

Emily Fox talks with Crosscut's Knute Berger about the rental crisis that affected Seattle in the early 1960's. In anticipation of visitors for the Seattle World's Fair, some Seattle landlords evicted tenants, jacked up rents, and turned their apartments into short-term rentals.