Real Estate Market

After a long absence, first-time buyers are finally returning to the real estate market.
Jan 25, 2016   Bloomberg Business
The price of oil has been on a steady decline since 2014, and the housing markets of oil industry towns are on their own, similar slide.
Jan 20, 2016   The Wall Street Journal
The real estate market has been transformed in cites that added bus rapid transit in the past decade, according to a new study presented this week at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting.
Jan 14, 2016   Streetsblog USA
In a state famous for affordability, people are beginning to ask a question more commonly associated with San Francisco or New York: Is Houston becoming home only to the affluent and the elite?
Dec 30, 2015   Houston Chronicle
For all the intention New York gets for foreign investors buying up rarefied air, Los Angeles has allowed shell companies to completely control the luxury real estate market—and the neighborhoods where it locates.
Dec 15, 2015   New York Times
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.
Nov 28, 2015   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