Throughout the week, the BPC Housing Commission highlights news items that address critical developments in housing policy. Any views expressed in the content posted on this forum do not necessarily represent the views of the Commission, its co-chairs or the Bipartisan Policy Center. What We're Reading posts include a compilation of useful links in the Housing Visualized section below. These resources offer the latest economic indicators, expert insight, and statistical trends related to the U.S. housing market.
2010 Census l Mapping the Census l Comparing Recessions and Recoveries Infographic: Rental Housing Market Trends l Housing by the Numbers Infographic: Household Formation Gap l Who Gains Most From Tax Breaks Infographic: Housing's Economic Impact l Measuring Economic Mobility Past Commissions and Reports l Trulia’s Housing Barometer Credit Conditions l U.S. Housing Summary l Mortgage Data Changes in Home Prices l Wells Fargo Monthly Economic Outlook WF Real Estate & Housing Reports l Prices and Inventory by Metro Area
Housing Market Shows Fastest Rate of Recovery Since Before the Crash By Hari Sreenivasan PBS Newshour "New reports show a spike in U.S. home prices, rising at the fastest pace since 2006. To learn what's driving this recovery, Hari Sreenivasan talks with Nicholas Retsinas of the Harvard Business School." Read more here.