Category Archives: Home ownership – United States

California Seeks to Eliminate Utility Bills

The California Energy Commission will require new homes and commercial buildings to meet a “zero net energy” code. The mandate will cover new homes by 2020 and new commercial buildings by 2030. The code requires these new structures to consume … Continue reading

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Millennials Will Be Renting for a Lot Longer

The U.S. housing market continues to move ahead, but a generation of home buyers is being left behind.   That’s the conclusion of an analysis of home ownership by John Burns, a real estate consultant and author who has crunched the … Continue reading

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