Schumer Bill to Extend TRIA Passes Senate
The TRIA program has enabled private insurance companies to provide policies in high-risk areas and to high-risk developments such as stadiums, malls, ports and airports.  Read More…

Who’s Willing to Move?
Four demographic factors influence Americans’ willingness to move: being a city dweller; being young; being non-white, and being relatively low-income.  Read More…

Consumer Confidence Rises to 7-Year High
Americans are finding more reasons to be upbeat about their prospects for the rest of the year as recent reports pointed to a pickup in the job market and stock prices advanced to records.  Read More…

Explanations for Weak Millennial Homeownership
It’s tempting to make sweeping statements that millennials don’t want to own anything and would rather rent it all, but simpler reasons for low homeownership rates may be at work.  Read More…

Smog-Eating Roofs
With about $5 and a few hours of work, the roof on a typical house could start eating smog.  Read More…