Why are Americans moving less and less?

Nov 22, 2019
Census numbers show lowest the mobility rate on record.
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The best way to find a job might be to move

Aug 4, 2017
A Washington Post writer explains why job seekers are staying rooted in their communities.

College grads are moving out-of-state for work

Mar 31, 2016
Not even expensive housing can stop the flow of newly-minted graduates.
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The economics of moving for a job

Jun 12, 2015
What would it take for you to leave your current life?

Fewer Americans are moving. Why?

Oct 10, 2014
Where do you live? Why do you live there?

Why people are moving

Jun 6, 2014
The U.S. Census Bureau released a survey detailing the reasons for when people move.

Vienna top city for relocating workers: survey

Feb 19, 2014
U.S. cities don't come close to the best places for relocating workers.

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Meredith Whitney on the 'Fate of the States'

Jun 4, 2013
In her new book, "Fate of the States," Meredith Whitney says the middle of the country will see the most economic opportunity.

Downsizing a life

Jul 20, 2012
Sifting through years of stuff is one of the most difficult parts of moving. A new start-up will empty your house of all its clutter for a minor fee.

The accordion family: When kids move home

Feb 24, 2012
The number of adults who are moving back in with their parents is on the rise. Author Katherine Newman discusses how families are affected when the kids move back in.
An extremely tough job market for young people has seen kids returning home to live with their parents in droves. As these households expand like the bellows of an accordion, stress often follows.
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