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Measuring the Nation's Rental Housing Affordability Problems

Eric Belsky, Jack Goodman, Rachel Bogardus Drew • June 1, 2005

Difficulty affording housing is widely acknowledged as the most common housing problem in the United States. No matter how one chooses to measure the problem, it is clearly…
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Post-Recession Drivers of Preferences for Homeownership

Rachel Bogardus Drew, Chris Herbert • August 13, 2012

W12-4: The analysis presented in this paper tests for associations between views on homeownership and experiences with recent housing market distress. Using data from…
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The Role of Investors in Acquiring Foreclosed Properties in Boston

Chris Herbert, Lauren Lambie-Hanson, Irene Lew, Rocio Sanchez-Moyano • October 23, 2013

W13-6: As the housing bust accelerated in 2008, concerns mounted about the impact of rising foreclosure levels on low-income and minority communities where nonprime…
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Where Does it Go? Spending by the Financially Constrained

Shawn Cole, John Thompson, Peter Tufano • February 1, 2008

UCC08-3: In this paper, we analyze the spending decisions of over 1.5 million Americans who vary in their degree of revealed credit constraints. Specifically, we analyze…