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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Mapping the Hourly Wage Needed to Rent a 2-Bedroom Apartment in Every U.S. State

The figures highlight the mismatch between dipping job earnings and soaring housing costs.

Tanvi Misra

Who Will Buy Baby Boomers' Homes?

Years ago, housing experts predicted a housing crisis brought on by “the great senior sell-off.” But the seniors aren’t selling—yet.

Mimi Kirk

The Down Payment Is Too Damned High

But the federal government’s best answer for renters’ number-one obstacle to first-time homeownership could be facing a big reform push in Congress.

Kriston Capps

The World's Most Stubborn Real Estate Holdouts

In the face of development, some steadfast souls refuse to budge.

Mimi Kirk

Mapping Amtrak Service, Before and After the Trump Budget

A visualization shows hundreds of cities that would lose long-distance trains under the president’s proposed budget.

John Metcalfe

Mapping the New Urban Crisis

Which cities have the most severe income inequality, class segregation, and unaffordable housing?

Richard Florida

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