Matt Tinoco

Housing Reporter

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Matt Tinoco covers housing and homelessness. He grew up in a house in North Hollywood, lives in an apartment in Hollywood, and sometimes visits East Hollywood and West Hollywood to admire their mixed urban forms. He worked as a freelance reporter before joining KPCC, broadly covering Southern California for outlets like Curbed Los Angeles, the LA Review of Books, Politico Magazine, Mother Jones, CityLab, Capital & Main and many others.
Stories by Matt Tinoco

LA County Wants To Stabilize Rent For 200,000 People

L.A. County Supervisors are weighing whether or not to limit rent increases to 3 percent annually in the unincorporated parts of the county.

LA's First Emergency Homeless Shelter Under Mayor's Bridge Housing Initiative Opens Sept. 10

LA will open the first of at least a dozen proposed “emergency bridge housing” homeless shelters on Sept 10. They’re supposed smooth homeless people’s transition from the street to permanent housing.