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America’s housing not ready for ever-expanding over-50 population

Home builders stayed confident heading into election housing sales slumped 8.5% from one year ago, the lowest sales since 2015. Prices still rose another 2.8% to a median of $247,500 nationwide. The real story was the drop in lower priced homes as depicted in this graphic from NAR. With low mortgage rates, it’s believed sales will once again grow. 60,000 more homes were on the market.

Published in Pawtucket Times, on September 12, 2014. In the coming decades, America’s aging population is expected to skyrocket, but the nation is not ready to confront the housing needs of those age 50 and over, warns a new report released last week by the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies and AARP Foundation.

By 2035 there will be more people over the age of 65 in the United States than under 18.. American communities are on the precipice of enormous change, but it isn't a. By 2035, for the first time ever, there will be more Americans age 65- plus. severely burdened, paying more than 50 percent of their income on housing.

You see that the african american population is large only in east texas, which of course is due to slavery. Texas San Antonio and South is largely of Mexican derivation, as well as a number of rural counties. I think that over time the area with a majority hispanic (mexican derived) population.

Section 1: Housing needs, trends and prospects. UNITED NATIONS CENTRE FOR HOUSING, BUILDING AND PLANNING THE TOTAL HOUSING output of the industrialized countries during the decade 1958-67 exceeded 77 million units, and an estimated average annual rate of completions of about 7.5 dwellings per thousand inhabitants (see Table 1).

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Among all the communities studied, 2 percent are African-American. there is not the kind of follow-through that would have them making a real difference in this regard. Eighty percent say that.

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Bob Rorabaugh, 58, a carpenter and a pastor at Northshore Baptist Church in Bothell, isn’t ready to retire, but if he were, he’s not sure where he’d. By the end of 2010, America’s over-50-year-old.

MBA’s Stevens: Final risk retention rule works for mortgage bankers The challenge of the ability-to-repay rule in 2014 Zillow survey: 5% home value growth expected in 2013 The survey covers existing- and new-home transactions in 2013, revealing that vacation-home sales rose 29.7 percent, while investment-home sales dropped 8.5 percent, and owner-occupied purchases.The Ability-to-Repay Rules require a creditor to make a reasonable and good faith determination of a consumer’s ability to repay a proposed mortgage loan based on the following general criteria.Death knell sounds for risk retention in US mortgages. Unfortunately, the federal regulatory agencies have issued rules with a broad exemption to any bank or mortgage broker originating a mortgage that is insured by FHA. Similarly, the agencies have exempted such companies if they sell a mortgage to Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac.