WASHINGTON (AP) - A new report finds the housing bust and the surge in foreclosures that followed has led to a fundamental shift in the makeup of renters, nearly 51 percent of whom are now older than 40.
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Advocates of an effort to deal with affordable housing issues facing the Rochester area were given a boost Tuesday when the Olmsted County Board voted in favor of establishing a new government entity that has taxing authority.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. homebuilders ramped up construction in April to the fastest pace in nearly seven-and-a-half years, hinting at newfound momentum for an economy that has struggled in recent months.
Steve Borchardt is with the Rochester Area Foundation and came on the radio this morning to talk about the Maxfield Research study on housing for Olmsted County. It was sponsored by the County, Mayo Clinic and the Rochester Area Foundation.