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Millennials Might Wait

Millennials Might Wait
Millennials are delaying marriage longer than any previous generation. Understanding millennials' attitudes, preferences, and behaviors is critical because they have significant implications for many aspects of U.S. social and economic life.

The Renter's Dilemma

The Renter's Dilemma
For many renters, the prospect of purchasing a home might seem daunting - if not altogether impossible. 46% of consumers rent because they cannot afford to buy. 62% of renters have debt that would make purchasing a home difficult.

The State of Convenience for Consumers

The State of Convenience for Consumers
The bar has been raised in the minds of consumers for what constitutes "convenience". Consumers want holistic time-and-energy saving solutions that fit their lifestyles. Regarding major and minor purchases, they want exactly what they want, when they want it.

The Middle-Class Squeeze

The Middle-Class Squeeze
The American middle class is losing ground due to widening gaps in wealth. But a home is often the single most important asset of lower and middle income families, and homeownership is a tool for wealth creation. The broad middle class of consumers in the U.S. is undergoing a rapid transition as economic insecurity lingers and consumers redefine how to live within their means.

Homeownership and the Military

Homeownership and the Military
The homeownership rate among veterans far outpaces that of civilians, according to Veterans United Home Loans. However, active duty military personnel often face challenges, due in large part to deployments. But there is good news for the nation's heros.

How to Hire a Contractor

How to Hire a Contractor
Buyers and sellers often have to hire a contractor to do work on a home. But who do you hire and where do you look? Here are some tips that can help you avoid problems down the line.