The year 2016 was an eventful one for home building.
Home prices have increased at a slightly higher rate during years when Republicans were in office
Sales figures for September were particularly robust
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While they have addressed the economy as a whole, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton haven’t really discussed issues with homeownership or mortgages in the U.S.
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Honolulu and San Jose are both expensive, but high-paying jobs are more plentiful in the California city
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It rose 0.6 percentage points from last quarter, when it was at a 51-year nadir
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The city boasts a healthy job market, high-paying jobs, and surging property values
Half of all buyers are under 36, and nearly half of young homeowners live in the suburbs