Report Questions Houston's Reputation as an Affordable City
The Houston Chronicle's Erin Mulvaney looks at new study by Rice University's...
Apartment Market Boom Levels Out, Data Indicate
Increasing supply sent vacancy rate higher in third quarter, according to new...
Residential Construction Spending Rose in August
The NAHB's Na Zhao offers up an analysis of Census Construction Spending data, which shows that total residential construction spending continued to rise in August continued to increase, to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $390 billion.
Consumer Confidence Rebounded in September
The NAHB's Jing Fu looks at the positive September results of the Consumer Confidence Index, which is slowly inching toward pre-recession highs.
Tricon Pulls its IPO
BUILDER's Les Shaver talks to Tricon's Gary Berman about what killed the company's...
Americans are Earning Less Today Than 40 Years Ago
Fast Company's Ben Schiller reports that many American workers are taking home less pay today than they were four decades ago, after considering inflation.
The Middle-Class Squeeze
The Wall Street Journal's Charles Moore describes the growing problems of the...
The 20 Jobs With the Biggest Pay Raises This Year
The team over at career website Glassdoor looked through Bureau of Labor...
Who Earned a Higher Salary Than You?
In a post on FlowingData, Nathan Yau offers up a cool interactive table that shows how your salary compares to the distribution of income in previous decades.
Employer Health Coverage for Family Tops $17,000
The average cost of employer health coverage passed $17,000 for a family plan this...