The Bank of England, London.
Interest rate rises have an uneven effect depending on your savings, living conditions and stage of life.
The line between Atherton, Calif., (right) and its neighbor is obvious in property sizes.
Small suburbs have a track record of blocking new housing. Two urban policy experts explain why that’s a problem and what metro areas could do about it.
Landlords don’t think renters will pay more for homes with rooftop solar. But the evidence suggests otherwise.
Renters and property managers both have mutual responsibilities in times of financial crisis.
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In order for Canada to overcome the housing affordability crisis, individuals, families, the real estate industry and government all need to work together.
The pandemic put millions of people on the edge of eviction.
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While all groups experienced increased housing vulnerability after the pandemic hit, only people of Asian descent continued to see their situations worsen in 2021 as the US spent trillions trying to soften the impact.
Elderly long-term renters are facing the very real risk of homelessness as skyrocketing rents encourage landlords to sell.
As property values skyrocket, long-term renters — many of whom are elderly — face the very real risk of homelessness.
Your rights as a renter in Australia vary according to where you live. Here’s what you need to know.
You don’t always have to agree to a rent increase.
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Tenancy law and rent raises are complex - an expert breaks it down.
Investing in housing means providing a home. National tenancy reforms are reshaping the role of landlords to reflect this responsibility.
A family standing outside a tin shack called Wiloma during the Great Depression, New South Wales, 1932.
Sydney’s Domain, Melbourne’s Dudley Flats and the banks of the River Torrens in Adelaide were just a few places where communities of people experiencing homelessness sprung up in the early 1930s.
Community organizers speak in a vacant house in West Oakland, Calif., that they occupied in 2019 and 2020 to bring attention to affordable housing.
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It’s getting much harder in the US to find an affordable home, even for people who work multiple jobs.
In a damp or water-damaged environment, toxic mould species grow and release spores that can cause health problems if inhaled.
A St. Louis woman is evicted from her home.
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Studies show that tenants facing eviction who have a lawyer are a lot less likely to lose their home.
Evictions continued despite the ban imposed during the pandemic.
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‘Informal evictions’ in which landlords harass or pressure tenants out of their homes continued during the the pandemic and may have even seen an increase.
The Supreme Court lifted the CDC’s eviction ban.
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A legal scholar explains background on the ruling, what it means and who’s affected.
An eviction crisis appears imminent.
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Millions of Americans with tens of billions in unpaid rent face eviction and loss of their home.
After an extensive renovation, an old house in a laneway in Toronto became a new two-bedroom home.
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Laneway suites could increase rental stock in established neighbourhoods without affecting their character. Toronto has lagged behind other cities in Canada and North America.
Analysis of online listings on common online platforms shows even modest reductions in Airbnb listings increased supply of longer-term rentals. The result was lower local rents.
The historical city of Kumasi is undergoing significant change.
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The displacement of low-income households in favour of middle- and high-income professionals in Kumasi is a cause for concern.
The CDC order may offer some tenants breathing room.
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The CDC’s sweeping eviction moratorium leaves more questions than answers – as well as concerns that it merely pushes the problem into winter.