NAHB blames labor shortage for rising home prices



Labor shortages in the construction industry are being blamed for home price increases

California residents demand repeal of zoning laws to provide more housing



A number of Californian homeowners and neighborhood groups have filed lawsuits against the state’s major cities, insisting they roll back zoning restrictions in order to facilitate new housing development.

The Fed says inventory shortages are the “new housing crisis”



The acute shortage of homes for sale has been singled out by the Federal Reserve, which says the situation could have a negative impact on the U.S. economy.

Senior housing shortage getting worse



A number of recent studies have highlighted the alarming lack of affordable housing for senior citizens in the U.S.

Low inventory hampers military real estate markets across the U.S.



There’s a strong demand for homes among members of the military, but a new report from ERA Real Estate suggests that many military towns are experiencing a shortage of available properties.

Freddie Mac Predicts Multifamily Home Shortage by 2023



By 2023, there could be up to 4.7 million more renter households due to demographic forces, according to Harvard University’s report, The State of the Nation’s Housing 2014. But the supply of multifamily rental housing will likely be far less than demand.