by Alan Pyke Posted on July 22, 2014
A hedge fund is now the country's largest landlord, and the first formal study of living conditions for its tenants shows critics' concerns are justified.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 21, 2014
Poor residents are also likely to be banned from using the building's amenities, such as the pool.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: July 10, 2014
Mary Phillips has lived in the same San Francisco apartment for 50 years, but now a company that bought her building in 2012 is trying to kick her out.
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by Alan Pyke Posted on July 2, 2014
The rent was already too damn high, but it just got too-damn-higher.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 13, 2014
With more than a trillion dollars in outstanding student debt, how can anyone expect young people to buy their own homes?
by Travis Waldron Posted on April 29, 2014 Updated: April 29, 2014
Booting Donald Sterling from the NBA won't matter if we don't also address the larger problems in housing discrimination that he practiced and profited from.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 15, 2014
Median rent exceeds what the median worker can afford in 90 separate U.S. cities, according to a new analysis.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 9, 2014 Updated: April 10, 2014
The housing industry's unaccountable middle men neglect foreclosed homes in communities of color while maintaining those in white neighborhoods.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 24, 2014
The U.S. spends enough on mortgage tax breaks in a single year to finance a whole decade of universal preschool. What is it getting for the money?
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 20, 2014
Banks have met their obligations under the National Mortgage Settlement, but few families got the relief they were promised.