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The cost of living in New York City is at least 68% higher than the US average.

How much it costs to rent in 28 Manhattan neighborhoods, ranked from the least expensive to the most

The cost of living in NYC is notoriously high — the average rent of a Manhattan apartment is $3,667. From SoHo and the East Village to the Upper East Side, we ranked Manhattan neighborhoods from the most to least affordable rent. See the average rent for your NYC neighborhood.

The Silicon Valley housing market is so dire, these run-down or condemned homes sold for over $1 million

As tech giants like Apple and Facebook continually recruit top tech talent from across the world, Silicon Valley's housing market continues to grow more and more competitive. Some homeowners are so desperate that they're spending $1 million for a dirt lot.
The California Energy Commission voted to require all new homes in the state to have solar panels.

‘A difficult pill to swallow:’ California’s housing industry is bracing for a new regulation that could make its affordability crisi...

California recently became the first US state to require solar panels on all new homes. Economists warn that this could worsen the affordability crisis in one of America's most expensive states.
New townhouses under construction in Northeast Washington, DC.

A ‘self-fulfilling prophecy’ is making the housing market more hellish for first-time buyers

The share of people who cite rising home prices as the reason why it's a good time to buy is at the highest level of the survey's history, going back to the late 1980s. It's "a case of expected asset inflation becoming a self-fulfilling prophecy," the economist David Rosenberg said.

Manhattan home sales plunge to the slowest pace since 2009 as buyers fight for bigger discounts

Manhattan's housing market is "resetting," said Jonathan Miller, the CEO of the real-estate appraiser Miller Samuel.

The impending shutdown of a New York City subway line is clobbering rents in parts of Brooklyn

The L-train shutdown is a bargain for New Yorkers who won't mind a longer commute.

All the crazy things happening in San Francisco because of its out-of-control housing prices

People are leaving San Francisco in droves because of the insane housing market.

14 states that still haven’t fully recovered from the housing crash

Many homeowners who bought at the market top would sell at a loss today.

The new housing crisis is so bad that buyers are increasingly rushing to bid on places they’ve never seen

More than a third of people who bought homes last year said they made an offer sight unseen, a recent survey by Redfin found.