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Kenya has a housing shortfall of some 200,000 units a year. Okomboli Ong’ong’a, an Eisenhower fellow, is creating a business model to help plug the gap.
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association, Federal Housing Administration mortgage delinquencies spiked in the fourth quarter for the first time since 2006. How will this impact FHA loans and the[…]
Wharton’s Benjamin Keys and Columbia’s Christopher Mayer offer a roadmap for the privatization of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Recent Wharton research looks at how lower interest rates impacted homeowners -- with some surprising results.
Women pay off mortgages more reliably than men do, yet find the loans harder to get and often pay more for them. This study suggests why.
Rising sea levels and other climate change effects pose significant threats to the U.S. real estate market.
HUD’s HECM reverse mortgage program can benefit a lot of seniors. But only if its dysfunctional features are fixed.
The commercial real estate industry must adapt to the digital era or risk getting disrupted. Here’s how to do it.
'Becoming Penn' chronicles the University of Pennsylvania’s post-World War II redevelopment and expansion to become a great research university.
With more young adults moving back home and more elderly parents moving in with their grown kids, builders are adapting in new ways to a classic household format – several[…]