Where Are The New Townhouses?

This article is the first in a short series of articles examining multifamily trends from 2013 Characteristics of New Housing Units, the most recent of an annual series released by the US Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This report examines a variety of characteristics of completed housing, allowing us to …

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US Rental Vacancy & Multifamily Completion Data Updated

For 2012, the US rental vacancy rate was below 9.0% for the first time since 2002, at 8.7% according to the US Census Bureau. This is down from 9.5% in 2011. For more details, visit our rental vacancy page to get rental vacancy by structure type and geographical area, including maps of rental vacancy by …

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Updated Home Ownership Statistics

The Danter Company has updated our page tracking US Home Ownership rates for 2012. The home ownership rate is down nationwide for the eighth straight year.  For specific details, data can be found at  this page. Below is a sample of some of the data and maps now available. A distribution of housing units by …

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Rethinking Streets for Successful Communities

Kenneth Danter appears in this video produced by Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) in 2011 discussing trends in housing as well as ways to think about the relationship of demographics to housing supply. Other key figures in development issues in Central Ohio also appear in the video. Tags: Columbus housing market, empty nesters, home …

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