January 15, 2020

The Wall Street Journal

Aiming at Wealthy Renters, Developers Build More Luxury Apartments Than They Have in Decades

Builders are on track to finish more new apartments in 2020 than in any year since the 1980s, yet the number of cost-burdened renters continues to rise.

January 15, 2020

Forbes

This New Sensor Could Start Pushing Smart Home Technology From ‘Nice To Have’ To ‘Must Have’

The feature could help anticipate the needs of Japan's growing elderly population.

January 09, 2020

The Hill

Troubling trends in housing for the new decade

During times of deepening economic inequality, housing affordability remains a valuable indicator for measuring the health, financial stability and life outcomes for Americans of all backgrounds.

January 02, 2020

PolitiFact

The facts on housing affordability in the United States

According to an annual report from the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, the ratio of median home prices to median household incomes is back near peak levels across the country.

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