Real Estate Market

Famous for its focus on dense, infill development and quickly ascending skyline, the Toronto housing market is still plagued by rising housing costs at the single-family detached homes end of the spectrum.
3 days ago   The Toronto Star
Housing costs are skyrocketing all over the country. Does that sound familiar? How worried should we all be that the current boom will have similar consequences as the previous housing boom?
Nov 18, 2015   Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
The Viaduct Rail Park could one day become a version of the High Line in Philadelphia's Center City.
Nov 13, 2015   Philadelphia Inquirer
The recovery from the housing crisis of the Great Recession has proven uneven in more ways than one. One not insignificant feature: less lending to minority homebuyers.
Nov 7, 2015   Urban Institute
Has New York done enough to continue to build new high-end buildings in flood zones around the city?
Oct 7, 2015   New York Magazine
If housing prices were tracked like the stock market, urban cores would be soaring to new highs.
Aug 27, 2015   City Commentary
Owners of rowhouse properties in Washington D.C. will no longer be able to add height and density by building pop-ups. The construction provoked the ire of aesthetically minded critics and, now, the regulatory controls of the District's zoning code.
Jun 10, 2015   The Washington Post
The Denver Post reports that a forgotten corner of Denver is showing signs of recovery from the foreclosure crisis.
May 26, 2015   The Denver Post
A Wall Street Journal trend piece argues that a shift toward luxury apartments in cities across the United States is driving up the cost of rent throughout the market.
May 22, 2015   The Wall Street Journal
HotPads, an apartment listing site, has produced a new study finding the cities with the highest rent burden for residents in their 20s. Ana Swanson reports on the study and provides insight into its findings.
Apr 8, 2015   The Washington Post - Wonkblog
New data show the resilience of walkable commercial areas through the recent recession. Parking minimums, however, prevent new projects from taking advantage of the strengths of such development patterns.
Apr 8, 2015   Vox