Facebook Charged With Housing Discrimination Following HUD Investigation

Facebook has been hit with housing discrimination charges over the way the company allegedly operates its targeted advertising services. In a statement on Thursday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) said that Facebook has violated the Fair Housing Act by using its advertising platform to enable housing discrimination. HUD said that it […]

If Hunger for Houses Returns to Normal, Homebuilding Will Soar. That’s the Economy’s Biggest “If”

Last year started with high hopes that housing had finally found its footing. But as 2018 progressed, residential construction stumbled once again, failing to regain anything near its heights before the Great Recession. Now, a new report predicts that young Americans at traditional home-buying age, who’ve been sitting on the sidelines like no previous generation, […]