"The Housing Affordability Challenges of America’s Working Households"
Center for Housing Policy
February 25, 2014
The study, published by Center for Housing Policy, analyzes U.S. Census Bureau housing data including rental households’ specifics, housing costs, and renter incomes. Florida ranks second in the country for having the highest amount of severely cost burdened working households. “Finally, the for-sale market continues to improve, which is good news for current homeowners, but price appreciation will affect lower-income would-be homebuyers by keeping them out of homeownership or increasing the share of their incomes they must spend on housing.” More…