Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Housing in 2014-15


Posted To: MND NewsWire

It is a bi-annual bonanza of data for anyone in need of facts about housing in America and how people use it. The 2015 edition of the American Housing Survey (AHS), sponsored by the Department of Housing and Urban Development and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau was released late last Friday. HUD calls the AHS “The most comprehensive survey of its kind .” It covers a variety of “core” housing topics, including the composition and quality of the nation’s housing inventory, mortgages and other housing costs, and neighborhood conditions. Information of the physical characteristics of housing are extremely detailed, covering types of housing (69,000 people live on a boat or in an RV or van while 74.65 million of us reside in single family detached units), and their amenities, (number of rooms…(read more)

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