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Changes in Household Net Worth from 2005 to 2010

Written by: Alfred Gottschalck and Marina Vornovytskyy Household net worth or wealth is an important defining factor of economic well-being in the United States.  In times of economic hardship, such as unemployment, illness, or divorce, a person’s or household’s financial … Continue reading

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What Did New Housing Look Like in 2011?

Written by: Salima Jenkins Every year, we collect data on the characteristics of new residential construction, such as square footage and the number of bedrooms, as well as average and median sales prices (for single-family houses only). These statistics are … Continue reading

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