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How are millennials affecting the housing market? As millennials come of age and the older tier in particular begins to settle down, there are four key trends worth noting.
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In this policy brief, The COU Standard of Living Index, Wendell Cox provides cost of living estimates for new entrants to metropolitan markets, including prospective home buyers as well as renters.
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In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, and the disastrous flooding, Houston has come under extreme scrutiny. Much of the current debate starts from a firm misunderstanding of the region’s realities.
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by Joel Kotkin 01/16/2015 The U.S. may have its first black…
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by Aaron M. Renn 01/15/2015 People advance two main sorts…
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by Ed Ring 01/14/2015 A frequent and entirely valid point…
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by Joel Kotkin and Wendell Cox In the wake of the post-2008…
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by Joel Kotkin The recent passage by Congress of new legislation favourable…
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Lots of new jobs and a low cost of living make Houston a middle-class…
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Ratings for 11 United States Metropolitan Markets Summary In…
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