Will Millennials Opt for Home Ownership?

Speculation about the millennial generation’s aversion to home ownership is being replaced by a much clearer picture.  Millennials are those born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s and they number almost 90 million.  Relatively few own a home, yet. Many regard home ownership as a worthy goal, but perhaps short of being the […]

Changing Attitudes toward Home Ownership

Recent developments in the construction industry suggest the single family housing market may be recovering.  Closer examination leaves that in question.  Unemployment in the construction industry dropped from 1,077,000 in April 2013 to 796,000 in April 2014.  Since construction’s employment trough in January 2011, it has recovered 568,000 jobs.  Despite a sizeable increase in payroll […]