Posts Tagged ‘ Joint Center for Housing Studies ’

New Housing Study Shows Construction Picking Up

Jun 30th, 2014

The Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) at Harvard University released its annual The State of the Nation’s Housing report on Thursday, which suggested that though the U.S. housing recovery faces a number of challenges, it should regain its footing. While tight credit, unemployment rates, and the sizable student load debt have kept many Millennials from buying homes, “as long as the economy remains on the path of slow, but steady improvement, housing should follow suit,” says Chris Herbert, research director at the JCHS.

Policy Makers and Housing Experts Gather Today to Address Rental Crisis

Dec 9th, 2013

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The Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) at Harvard University released its America’s Rental Housing Report today, a report published every other year, and a few of the presenters echoed the same sentiment, “The simple fact is we are in midst of the worst rental crisis in terms of affordability that this nation has ever [...]