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BUYERS AND RENTERS ARLINGTON VOICEBUYERS AND RENTERS ARLINGTON VOICE
BRAVO's mission is to empower tenants to have a voice in decisions that affect their lives, and specifically to: - Advance and defend their rights and interests - Ensure a supply of decent and safe housing that is within their means - Ensure and prot... Read more
BRAVO's mission is to empower tenants to have a voice in decisions that affect their lives, and specifically to: - Advance and defend their rights and interests - Ensure a supply of decent and safe housing that is within their means - Ensure and protect cultural and economic diversity of their communities - Participate in their communities - Support and advocate for tenants, particularly those who are not able to represent their own interests - Propose and promote regulations, policies and legislation that improve tenants' lives and choices
Buyers and Renters Arlington Voice (BRAVO) is the only countywide organization in Arlington that educates, engages and empowers tenants. Tenants account for almost 60% of Arlington population. At BRAVO, we are passionately committed to working with tenants throughout the County to ensure that their visibility and influence match their numbers. We are developing innovative, new initiatives that promote and foster civic engagement of tenants to strengthen their local ties and their standing - and to enrich the overall Arlington community. From dealing effectively with landlords to address housing code violations ... to increasing tenants’ neighborhood involvement on everything from safety to transportation ... to promoting preservation of affordable housing, BRAVO is the Go To organization for tenants in Arlington County.