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Mismatch for many: Good jobs and affordable housing often aren’t available in the same area

Josh Boak / December 15, 2014 / www.canadianbusiness.com

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Mismatch for many: Good jobs and affordable housing often aren’t available in the same area

It would appear that good jobs and affordable housing do not go hand in hand when it comes to job markets and home prices in the U.S, making it difficult for middle class people to become homeowners. Cities with ample job opportunities are in the midst of costly homes, while areas with affordable homes seem to lack substantial middle class jobs.

Read about how Americans are handling this conundrum here.

One response to “Mismatch for many: Good jobs and affordable housing often aren’t available in the same area”

  1. […] “It would appear that good jobs and affordable housing do not go hand in hand when it comes to job markets and home prices in the U.S, making it difficult for middle class people to become homeowners.”  […]