March 10, 2015

Measuring Progress in the Housing Market

HUD’s February housing scorecard provides a closer look at the recovery of our nation’s housing market. While this scorecard notes that the housing market is on a strong trajectory, it’s clear we must stay committed to helping American families and homeowners who continue to recover from the Great Recession. The latest data show progress among […]

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January 8, 2015

Measuring Progress in the Housing Market

Boosted by both the creation of more than 10 million jobs over the past 59 months and the impact of our programs, we have witnessed positive trends in the housing market in recent months – but nonetheless, the lingering impacts of the Great Recession remain a challenge for many Americans.

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November 14, 2014

Measuring Progress in the Housing Market

As we look back on October, we witnessed progress in our nation’s economic recovery, including a rise in total employment numbers to above pre-recession levels and a drop in the unemployment rate to 5.8 percent. This headway translated into some of the positive trends we are seeing today in the housing market. We measure the […]

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