Tagged With Housing Crisis

'Big Short' investor Michael Burry, the man who predicted the 2008 housing collapse, dumped these 5 stocks from his portfolio in the third quarter


A startup wants to turn your garage into a tiny home and give you $500 a month to help quell a crushing housing shortage. Here's what the homes look like.


The startup behind these $199,000 backyard tiny homes that can be built in a a day just raised $3.5 million — take a look



Police were armed with riot gear, a battering ram, and a robot to evict 2 homeless mums and 2 activists from an empty house they were occupying to protest California's housing crisis


Pop-up shelters that can be assembled in 20 minutes without tools could help address California's mounting homelessness crisis


A Silicon Valley startup is offering $10,000 to workers who volunteer to leave the Bay Area



A Navy weapons station full of WWII-era ammunition bunkers could be transformed into 13,000 new homes in the Bay Area


Apple is donating $2.5 billion towards the California housing crisis


An Austin startup can 3D-print tiny homes in 24 hours for a fraction of the cost of traditional homebuilding — here's how Icon could revolutionise affordable housing


The US-China trade war is affecting $10 billion worth of goods used in the homebuilding industry — and the US just saw the biggest decline in supply of new homes in 6 years


San Francisco renters are dishing out $1,200 a month for bunk beds in co-living buildings to avoid the city's high rents — here's what they get for their money


A multimillionaire's wife is suing after the city of Vancouver charged her $249,000 for not living in her $27 million mansion



Berlin is freezing rents for the next 5 years, and it's a major step in the city's efforts to prevent an increasingly serious housing crisis


Hong Kong locals desperate for housing are considering putting in offers on haunted houses, and it's a sign of how unaffordable property in the city is


Hong Kong is about to spend $80 billion on an artificial island to solve its housing crisis — but critics say it may come at the expense of the environment


A minimum-wage worker needs 1.5 jobs just to afford half the rent for a 2-bedroom apartment in most of the US



Microsoft will spend $500 million on building affordable housing in Seattle


A startup turning old hotels and offices into housing for San Francisco's forgotten middle-class is expanding to LA


San Francisco's footpaths are covered with human faeces, so the city is launching a 'Poop Patrol' to deal with the city's No. 2 problem


San Francisco's housing market is so out of control, 60% of tech workers say they can't afford homes