MASSACHUSETTS: Near the Bottom
- Snapshot of Nation's Housing. // Qualified Remodeler;Sep2010, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p14
The article discusses the 2009 American Housing Survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Housing & Urban Development, focusing on prices of new housing and research on home ownership finance.
- Searching for Tomorrow's Opportunities. Schneider, Howard // Mortgage Banking;Sep2007, Vol. 67 Issue 12, p124
The article reports on the study entitled "State of the Nations's Housing 2007," which is conducted by the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies. The ongoing demand for homes which is said to be a positive factor, expecting a household growth...
- Rental report reaffirms 'British obsession with homeownership'. Ray, Devraj // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);8/7/2013, p12
The article reports on British property website Rightmove's survey findings, published in its 2013 "Quarterly Rental Market Report," which reaffirm British renters' obsession with homeownership.
- Housing and Social Issues: A Cross Disciplinary Review of the Existing Literature. Read, Dustin C.; Tsvetkova, Alexandra // Journal of Real Estate Literature;2012, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p3
Research conducted in North America over the last three decades is summarized in this article to explore the multidimensional nature of housing affordability and the negative social consequences that can result from failing to ensure appropriate housing options are available for low and moderate...
- Longitudinal analysis of the formation and realisation of preferences to move into homeownership in the Netherlands. Groot, Carola; Manting, Dorien; Mulder, Clara // Journal of Housing & the Built Environment;Sep2013, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p469
This study investigates how life course characteristics and housing market circumstances affect the formation and realisation of preferences to move into homeownership. Using a data set from the Netherlands in which data from three cross-sectional housing surveys are enriched with longitudinal...
- Study Finds China's Home Ownership and Housing Vacancy Rates Are High. // Chinascope;Jul/Aug2014, Issue 70, p42
The article focuses on a study published in the June 11, 2014 issue of "Beijing Youth Daily," which reported on the results of a study on the housing market in China, which showed high home ownership and vacancy.
- Borrowers stay in first homes for 14 years. Dale, Samuel // Money Marketing (Online Edition);8/9/2013, p24
The article focuses on a study conducted by the company Post Office, which has found that an average mortgage borrower in Great Britain stays in their first home for 14 years because of high housing prices. The report titled "Step-Up," which was released in August 2013 reveals that the average...
- HOME OWNERSHIP RATE FALLS IN NEW ZEALAND. // Public Sector;Apr2008, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p3
The article focuses on a February 2008 report by Philip S. Morrison for the Centre for Housing Research in New Zealand, which indicates that home ownership rates decreased from 72.4 percent in 1991 to 66.9 percent in 2006. It examined the decline in home ownership in age groups by income and...
- A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF ENTRY TO HOME OWNERSHIP PROFILES: TURKEY AND THE NETHERLANDS. Erdoğdu, G. Pelin Sarioğlu // METU Journal of the Faculty of Architecture;Dec2010, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p95
The article presents a study which determines the difference between the entry to home ownership (EHO) of Turkey and the Netherlands. It states that EHO is one of the most important measure of every household since it is a social and cultural attitude towards housing with spatial repercussions...