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New home buyers face shortage of household appliances

Household appliances including dishwashers, refrigerators, washers and dryers are all said to be low in stock nationwide, and that’s forced…

2 years ago

Gen Z & millennials face entry-level housing shortage

With the oldest members of Generation Z finally entering their homebuying years, many of them are facing tough competition from…

2 years ago

Housing inventory shows signs of bouncing back

The National Association of Realtors says it’s optimistic the dwindling home sales that have plagued the real estate market this…

4 years ago

Lumber prices, labor shortages and growing regulations hold back construction

A staggering 90 percent of home builders say the affordability of new properties is being hampered by rising lumber prices.

4 years ago

A lack of workers means builders can’t keep up with new home demand

Builders have addressed their inability to keep up with demand for new homes, saying there simply aren’t enough workers to…

4 years ago

Report: U.S. homebuilders have failed to keep up with population growth

Population growth has been outpacing that of housing construction in the U.S. for more than a decade. That’s according to…

4 years ago

Manufactured homes: The answer to America’s affordable housing shortage?

Manufactured homes seems to be getting serious consideration as a solution to the U.S.’s growing affordable housing shortage, if recent…

4 years ago

Granny flats on the rise as cities battle against inventory shortage

So-called “granny flats”, which generally means specialized housing units for older in-laws, are seeing their popularity surge in a number…

4 years ago

As space dries up on land, Hong Kong looks to build infrastructure underground

As Hong Kong faces up to the reality of its acute land shortage, city officials are looking to solve the…

5 years ago

NAR’s Yun: Inventory shortages mean there are no cheap homes left on the market

Last July saw an unexpected slump in the number of home sales, and experts say it could be a sign…

5 years ago