Childcare costs undermines middle-class housing aspirations

Upper-middle-class families are more likely than low or upper-class families to rely on their extended family for childcare, according to the Zillow Housing Aspirations Report

President Trump vows to increase American home ownership

President Donald Trump has pledged to strengthen America’s middle class by eliminating some of the rules and regulations, and cutting certain taxes that he believes are preventing them from buying their homes.

Growing the Memphis Middle Class

Growing the Memphis Middle Class There is a concerted effort in Memphis to provide a trained workforce named the “Workforce Partnership”. It is composed of the Greater Memphis Chamber, the Greater Memphis Alliance for a Competitive Workforce (GMACW), and the Workforce Investment Network (WIN). It was created in November of 2014 with the purpose of

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Mitt Romney Says Banks Should Be Allowed to Proceed with Foreclosures

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has stated that he believes that the best way to help housing markets to recover is to let home foreclosures “hit the bottom”. Speaking to the Las Vegas Review Journal ahead of a presidential debate in Nevada, Mr. Romney said that he thought banks should be allowed to carry through

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Lower Interest Rates Meaningless For Housing

Now that we’ve reached the lowest mortgage interest rates in history, with advertised rates under 4%, you would think that housing is poised for a recovery. You would if you’re an economist, or a politician, but not if you are an ordinary member of the struggling middle class. What the politicians, economists and pundits all

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