Category Archives: Demographics

National Housing Report Reveals Key Generational Trends

A recent study by the Joint Center on Housing Studies of Harvard University (JCHS) confirms many of the findings of insight2050, a collaborative initiative among public and private partners in the Columbus Region designed to help communities proactively plan for population growth over the next 30 years that is expected to be dramatically different from the past.         According to JCHS’s 2015 State of the Nation’s Housing report: Homeownership rates continue to decline across all age groups, single-family construction remains at historic lows and existing home sales … Read More

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Where Americans Want to Live: ULI Report Explores Community Preferences

America in 2013 A new ULI report underscores the influence that growing demographic groups in the U.S.–in particular Generation Y, African Americans, and Latinos–will have on reshaping urban growth patterns by spurring more development of compact, mixed-use communities with reliable, convenient transit service. Read more about the findings in the America in 2013 report. Download key findings. Download the technical report for the 2013 survey. Download the appendix for the technical report.

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