Aug 23, 2013 Home ownership can be a way for low-income folks to punch a ticket to upward mobility. But many experts say that low-income people should build wealth in other ways before they take on a mortgage.
Apr 12, 2013 Would-be homeowners balance the risks of buying with benefits like building their assets and bettering their children's chances.
Jan 15, 2013 HUD cannot afford to fix its public housing, so the government wants to reclassify the properties as Section 8.
Sep 4, 2012 New initiatives aim to make home ownership and house building more affordable for millions more Mexicans.
Jul 31, 2012 But many frown on using extra space in single-family homes for housing.
Mar 6, 2012 The cost of rent in cities like L.A. or New York stands in the way of many people earning higher wages. Author Matthew Yglesias says the issue could be solved if cities loosen building regulations.
Feb 7, 2012 New Haven attracts families to a new mixed-income community with a popular lottery.
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