The 2017 International Builders’ Show (IBS) marks my 26th consecutive year of attendance.
Houses in San Jose, Calif. Photo: Sean O'Flaherty/Wikimedia Commons.
A montly rent of $6,200 in Palo Alto forced city planner Kate Downing and her husband to move 40 miles away to Santa Cruz.
Student loan debt and memories of the housing crash are likely causes for the dip in ownership.
House in Boulder, Colo. Photo: Michael McLean/Creative Commons.
The hip Colorado town and the bustling New Jersey city are on opposite ends of the housing market spectrum
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Recent movers enjoy new decks, while “Nesters” purchase new siding.
Philadelphia. Photo: Jim R Rogers/Creative Commons.
Philadelphia’s new residential construction has made it easier to travel by foot.
Michigan countryside. Photo: Rachel Kramer/Creative Commons.
Many experts think that the inland states have widespread benefits that the more popular coastal states just can’t offer.
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Homeownership skews towards people who had the means to survive the housing collapse.
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Current sales to the nation’s future are buoyed by connections to the past.
Standalone dwellings that share lots with larger main houses could offer affordable living options and help alleviate housing shortages in major cities.
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Consumer confidence, unemployment, and nominal home price figures were all beautiful sights to see last month.