Democratic lawmakers in Virginia want to override local zoning laws and abolish single-family housing, which they say is racist and bad for the environment.
Despite homebuilder sentiment soaring to 20-year highs, existing home sales slipped unexpectedly in November and new home sales are also expected to decline marginally MoM, but instead surprised to the upside with a 1.3% MoM.
The internet, the economy, and the housing market are driving a major decline in moving--a trend that may reshape communities over the coming decades.
Elon Musk, who claimed during his recent successful trial versus Vern Unsworth that he was "short on cash" despite being worth over $20 billion, has no problems making exorbitant purchases.
A big upward revision for new home sales (to 12-year highs), and a rebound in existing home sales, were both upset by the disappointing 1.7% MoM drop in pending home sales in October.
Following the upside surprise in existing home sales, new home sales were expected to rebound after September's dip.
With the home-price bidding-war slowing dramatically, and bubble-central in the Bay Area seeing home prices fade, expectations were for a continued slowdown in national home prices, but, for the first time since Feb 2018, US Case-Shiller 20-City Comp
When this Phoenix suburb opened on January 1, 1960, it was billed as the original retirement community. From above, it would look like a UFO landing site, laid out in rings to mimic halos surrounding the sun. Just past the entrance, a billboard flan
Redfin's report is a warning that homebuyers are beginning to recognize a possible housing market top.
First it was the unaffordability of 'real' homes (combined with massive student loan debt) that spoiled the living-the-Dream narrative for America's young people.
A Mississippi couple whose home was partially gutted in a fire is now facing fines and jail time for temporarily living in an RV while they dealt with insurance.
When historians look back on contemporary California, one thing they'll be bound to make note of is that the state's developers bet on the wrong model.
Fannie Mae's home purchase sentiment index declined 2.7 points in October. Only 21% of Americans say now is a good time to buy a home. The U.S. housing market is on shaky ground as consumer sentiment begins to sour.
Millennials spend a lot of time bemoaning their inability to buy a home, forcing them to keep renting. They should want to stay renters, if they know what's good for them financially.
I compared apartment prices as determined by the Rent Cafe to shelter indexes in the CPI. On October 19, I noted the National Average Rent Declined for the First Time in Two Years.
The Volkswagen SUV whizzed past the Texas state line, a U-Haul trailer in tow, as it made its way toward Amarillo.
The California wildfire catastrophe continues for many residents even after the fires go out. Vulnerable residents are left with a mess to clean up or their homes have been reduced to ashes.
Valerie Granger will take you through the design and construction process, design concepts and software. She is currently involved in the design and construction of Mirabella, a 20-story luxury high rise that will offer all levels of senior care on t
The National Average Rent declined for the first time in two years, dipping a mere $1 to $1,471.
Munich was deemed the city with the highest risk of a housing bubble developing in a recent survey released by investment bank UBS.
pierpaolo lazzarini envisions wayaland, a floating city made of modular pyramids that offers different living and entertainment facilities including hotels, shops, spas, gyms, bars and cinemas.
Confidence in the U.S. housing market has started going in the wrong direction. '= Fannie Mae's monthly Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI) retreated 2.3 points in September to a reading of 91.5, as doubts begin creeping into the minds of con
Rent controls are one of those zombie government interventions that, no matter how much destruction they've caused, seem to never go away. Rent controls may 'feel good,' and 'get votes,' but they produce very bad consequences. AOC is pushin
The rammed-earth construction of the structures keeps the interior spaces naturally cool in the summer and warm in the winter. In addition to its tight thermal mass, the home operates on a number of passive and active design principles. The home's
Home flipping is up and so is flip financing. Flippers sing the praises of increased leverage.
The same forces and conditions that brought us the 2008 homegeddon, are back, with a vengeance.
After July's collapse, August new home sales were expected to rebound (like existing homes - biggest jump in two years) and surprised to the upside (rising 7.1% MoM against expectations of a 3.8% rebound). However, the huge 12.8% drop in July was rev
S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller's 20-City Composite price index rose just 2.00% YoY in July - the weakest growth since August 2012.
The new numbers, released Tuesday, are based on surveys at the first seven supportive modular housing projects in Vancouver and Surrey. The surveys of those living in the Vancouver and Surrey modular housing, though, has found the vast majorit
Costa Rica has long been renowned for its commitment to protecting its natural environment, but one home nestled into 2.5 acres of a permaculture farm is really setting an example for green building. Located in the idyllic area of Diamante Valley, th