American Dream of Homeownership Delayed for Millennial Generation

In a nationwide survey of about 24,000 renters, Apartment List found that the 80 percent of millennial renters want to purchase a house or condo, but most are a long way from being able to afford to actually do so. Of those respondents who plan to purchase a home in the future, some 72 percent said affordability is the primary obstacle, and 68 percent of millennials said they have saved less than $1,000 for a down payment. Based on current savings rates, millennials in many metros will need a decade or more to save enough for a down payment.

Best Metros for Dating 2017

Renters look for many things when deciding where to live – jobs, affordability, and safety, for example. For single renters, there’s one specific factor that might…

2017 Best Cities for Families

At Apartment List, we know that searching for a home is tough, and the decision can be even more complicated for families than it is for singles. Families…