Homeownership dips as market attempts to turn around

...in the rental market are skyrocketing, as Zillow noted.According to the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, national vacancy rates in the residential rental sector fell last year to their lowest point in nearly 20 years...

Why Americans waiting longer than ever to buy first homes

...spend more than 30 percent of their incomes on rent, up from 40 percent a decade earlier, according to a report by Harvard University's Joint Center of Housing Studies. (The housing industry generally regards a figure above 30 percent as financially...

Let name issue rest

...accomplishments. I don't think there are too many folks who know in what city the Mayo Clinic is located, or Harvard University's School of Medicine or many other well-known institutions. In my travels I usually am asked where I am from...

Housing debt is overwhelming older Americans

...why homeownership among those 50 to 64 dropped 5 percentage points to 75 percent from 2005 to 2013, according to Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies.In mid-2010, Tod Lindner lost his oceanfront home in California's Marin...

Harvard University steeped in history, prestige

...talks about his school, Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass. He...lot of history and prestige. Harvard University Where: Cambridge, Mass...Admission and Financial Aid, Harvard University, Byerly Hall, 8 Garden St...

Slain deputy's family, foundation shocked by doctor's story

...Gen eral Hospital. He was later hired as the program's medical director, which included a faculty position at Harvard University."It sounds like he did all he could in the system and has struggled with the reaction he got from the Army...

Researchers warm to 'snowball Earth' theory

Scientists at Harvard University and the University of Maryland have found new evidence supporting...completely snuffed out life on the planet. Paul F. Hoffman of Harvard University and colleagues studied rock dating back between about 750 million...

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Beasley to go to Harvard

...bid, said Thursday that he and his family will leave South Carolina next year for a five-month fellowship at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. Mr. Beasley, who leaves office Jan. 13 after losing to Democrat Jim...

Colleges lack freedom

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg spoke at the graduation ceremonies at Harvard University earlier this year. In his lecture, he spoke on academic freedom and the restrictions on free speech in America today, especially...

A crude tax

...emissions tax.But that's just for starters."What size levy is appropriate?" the professor and past president of Harvard University ponders. "Here there is more danger of doing too little than too much. Once the principle of taxation is accepted...