Housing still more affordable than long-term benchmarks

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Recent income growth – though better than long-term norms – has not been sufficient to keep up with rising rates and prices; Affordability is still better than long-term averages across much of the country, but seven states are now less affordable than their long-term norms, with another 12 states approaching that point

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While still better than the 1995-2003 average of 25.1 percent, we’re close to a tipping point. At the start of 2018, just two states – California and Hawaii – were less affordable than their long-term norms. As of today, 10 states have passed those benchmarks and another six are within 1.0 percent of long-term affordability levels.

MERIC’s data showed the state had housing costs 29.4% lower than the national average.. Missouri is going to be more affordable because it’s underperformed.". plans to keep its benchmark.

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