If displacement is kept in check, there are great social benefits to reducing household transportation costs.
In D.C., federal funding to renovate or maintain existing affordable housing units has been cut virtually in half.
A new documentary looks at what happened after the city tore down 14,000 units of public housing.
In San Francisco, a family would need 4.7 full-time minimum-wage jobs to afford a two-bedroom apartment.
The Garden City is back.
Overall, the most imbalanced U.S. metros tend to have worse housing affordability and slower job growth.
In many places, there aren't enough affordable housing options to go around.
A pragmatist's manifesto.
By as much as $200 a month.
A worsening trend that spans four decades.
Rents are going up in Rio's informal housing communities. What, if anything, should the city do about it?
A different way of measuring what we spend on housing.
Affordable housing isn't all that affordable without low-cost transportation. The feds are starting to recognize this.
The new geography of being young in America.
Ten years after the Cicero riots came an award-winning film called The City of Necessity.
A sign your city may have finally become way, way too expensive.
At least, that's how it feels to Europeans, according to a new survey.
What happens when skyrocketing rents meet stagnating wages among low-income workers? U.S. cities are finding out.