Residential

Twenty-one percent of the population now resides in a community association
Twenty-one percent of the population now resides in a community association, according to the 2016 National and State Statistical Review for Community Association Data published by the Foundation for Community Association Research in conjunction with the Community Associations Institute (CAI).  ... Keep Reading....
A new study of census data has determined that two million Californians, or 29 percent of the state’s owner-occupied residences, were mortgage-free as of last year, up from 23 percent one decade earlier
A new study of census data has determined that two million Californians, or 29 percent of the state’s owner-occupied residences, were mortgage-free as of last year, up from 23 percent one decade earlier.   According to a San Jose Mercury News report, the number of California homeowners with... more
The majority of mortgage buyers impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma carries significant equity in their residential properties
The majority of mortgage buyers impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma carries significant equity in their residential properties, according to a new data analysis by Black Knight Inc.   The average combined loan-to-value ratio for homeowners with mortgages in Hurricane Harvey-related disaster... more
Urban households are more than twice as likely to live in multifamily housing than their suburban counterparts
Urban households are more than twice as likely to live in multifamily housing than their suburban counterparts, according to a new data analysis from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).   In its new study, the MBA concluded that 37 percent of urban households and 16 percent of suburban... more
In observance of October as National Energy Awareness Month, WalletHub has released its list of 2017's Greenest Cities in America
When it comes to home builders, the color of the day appears to be green.   According to new research published by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), approximately one-third of single-family and multifamily builders said that green building is a significant portion of their overall... more