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This just may be the year that people step up and become homeowners. According to, more than half of home shoppers in 2017 will be purchasing their first home.

Central Park is one of the crown jewels of New York City. Buyers are willing to pay big bucks to get a good look at it every day.

According to, the median list…

The median house price has increased 30 percent over the last five years, from $151,000 to $196,500. Scott Beyer of Forbes argues that this is in part because of a lack of skilled…

According to a recent survey, 85 percent of Gen Xers and Baby Boomers said that they wanted their elderly parents to age at home rather than at a senior care facility.


New research from the Urban Institute has found that affordable housing isn’t just an issue in urban centers. The lack of affordable housing is a problem in rural areas, too.

The traditional household structure is changing. Fewer Americans are getting married, cohabitation is becoming more common, and multigenerational households are on the rise.


One-fifth of homes in Pittsburgh are considered empty nests, defined as households headed by people 55 or older with no children of any age living with them.

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A new study from NAHB tracked the impact of USDA single-family loan programs on new construction: the Section 502 Direct Loan Program and the Section 502 Guaranteed Loan Program.

People who work full-time jobs to take care of their families don’t need a ton of glitz and glamour with where they live. They need safety and affordability.