Items Tagged with 'immigrants'


  • Immigrants seek to own homes in the suburbs

    Will shape urban growth for decades
    Immigrants’ needs and desires will shape housing growth for decades to come, and right now that growth potential seems to be looking towards the suburbs, a new report from Urban Land Institute’s Terwilliger Center for Housing shows. As immigrants continue to shape the needs of the market in the U.S., the center explains how urban areas with strong immigrant-population growth should respond.
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  • Ben Carson responds to Twitter firestorm after his controversial comparison

    The two experiences should never be intertwined, nor forgotten
    After setting social media sites on fire from a comment in his speech calling slaves immigrants, Ben Carson set to work clarifying his comments. After several posts explaining immigration is not necessarily voluntary, the HUD secretary posted this to Facebook, explaining his stance on immigration versus slavery.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Why immigrants are crucial to the housing market

    The driving force behind 40% of housing demand, and growing
    Despite all the media attention focused on Hispanic immigrants, the fastest-growing group of immigrants is actually Asians and, more specifically, Indians. Indians as well as Chinese-Americans are also more likely to own than rent.
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