Economy Sep 06

U.S. Supreme Court is asked to preserve CDC's residential eviction moratorium
Rents come down after record spike, but trend may not last

The national median asking rent was up 14 percent in July over July the previous year, the smallest annual increase since November 2021, according to a new report from Redfin. While that percentage is still high, it has decreased from…

Nation Aug 05

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5 reasons housing is so expensive right now

In the past year, the median home price has jumped more than 15 percent, according to data compiled from the St. Louis Federal Reserve. And renters are feeling similar pain: On average, rents in May were up 15 percent than…

Politics Jul 21

WATCH: Senate panel explores skyrocketing housing prices

The Senate Banking Committee explored the state of housing in the United States in a hearing Thursday, as rising mortgage rates, low inventory and high home and rental prices squeeze consumers.