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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-21/homeownersh
Gates hoping to inspire love of STEM through genealogy

...technology and math among American students by turning them on to searching for their family roots.Gates, the Harvard University scholar and host of a genealogy show on PBS, and fellow researchers from Spelman College and Pennsylvania State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-11-01/gates-hoping-inspire-love-stem-thro
Author, tap dancer, sociologist among 'genius grant' winners awarded by MacArthur Foundation

...everyone on the (conference) call describing your work," said Matthew Desmond, the sociologist, who works at Harvard University.The 2015 winners have studied everything from the brain to prehistoric Greek societies. One created a university...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-10-01/author-tap-dancer-sociologist-among
US rental home prices rise at slower pace in August

...to rent in 2013. That figure will likely balloon over the next decade, according to a report released Monday by Harvard University's Joint Center on Housing Studies and the nonprofit Enterprise Community Partners.If rental costs outpace wage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-22/us-rental-home-prices-rise
Is now time for a Fed rate hike? Here are 2 clashing views

...still less than robust, is there any compelling reason for the Fed to hike now?"Are we at full employment?" Harvard University economist Kenneth Rogoff says. "We don't know. We've gone through a storm, and we don't quite know where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-16/now-time-fed-rate-hike-her
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-17/why-americans-waiting-long
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/housing-debt-overwhelming-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-18/slain-deputys-family-foundati
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-27/let-name-issue-rest
One year in, program appears to have cracked the code on filling tech jobs

...need to work on their skills are referred to resources such as EdX, a online-education joint venture between Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.In January, when Launch Code began hands-on tutoring to help...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-12-06/one-year-program-appears-have-crack