Archive for the 'renting' Category

What does empirical data and economists have to say about buying a home versus renting? The answer may surprise you.


California renter apocalypse: Why the rise in housing values is a reflection of a disappearing middle class. California rents up 5.7 percent last year.


Parts of Los Angeles have higher population densities than New York: Over 200,000 people live in informal housing pushing population densities to levels that surpass Queens, The Bronx, and Brooklyn.


The rental revolution is crushing the poor but also the middle class: 43 million households in rentals, up 9 million from 2005 creating largest 10-year increase in history.


Millennials not ready to leave the nest: A record number of women age 18 to 34 living at home with parents. Millennial men living at home near 75 year record high.


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