Housing Affordability Index: Mountain West Cities, November 2021
Publication Date: November 2021
Author: Olivia K. Cheche, Joshua Padilla, William E. Brown, Jr.
Abstract: This fact sheet highlights data on the median household income, median home price, estimated monthly mortgage and taxes, and share of income used for homeownership in fifteen Mountain West housing markets, as originally outlined in the “RealtyHop Housing Affordability Index: November…
Publication Date: June 2021
Author: Emmanuel A. Berrelleza, Caitlin J. Saladino, William E. Brown, Jr.
Abstract: This fact sheet explores housing metrics in the Las Vegas, Denver, and Phoenix metropolitan areas, as originally reported in the Pulsenomics report, “Renter Confidence Dashboard." Market conditions, expectations, and homeownership aspirations are some of the…
House Price Changes in the Mountain West, 1991-2020
Publication Date: December 2020
Author: Katie M. Gilbertson, Kristian Thymianos, Eshaan Vakil, Caitlin J. Saladino, William E. Brown, Jr.
Abstract: This fact sheet measures the average price change in single-family house prices in Mountain West states and metropolitan areas. This fact sheet utilizes data from the Federal Housing Finance Agency's (FHFA) House Price Index (HPI) tool to show…
Publication Date: September 2020
Author: Yanneli Llamas, Madison Frazee-Bench, Caitlin J. Saladino, William E. Brown, Jr.
Abstract: This fact sheet highlights the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on May 2020 unemployment rates and mortgage delinquencies in the Mountain West: Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah. This synthesis is based on nationwide data originally reported by…
Housing Affordability in Nevada Recreation Counties
Publication Date: August 2020
Author: Yanneli Llamas, Vanessa Booth, Peter Grema, Caitlin J. Saladino, William E. Brown, Jr.
Abstract: Using 2019 data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, this Fact Sheet highlights housing affordability in Nevada’s four recreation counties: Clark, Douglas, Elko, and Washoe. This synthesis is…
Publication Date: June 2020
Author: Elia Del Carmen Solano-Patricio, Caitlin J. Saladino, William E. Brown, Jr.
Abstract: This Fact Sheet analyzes indicators of demographic and economic change in Las Vegas neighborhoods and suburbs, provided by “American Neighborhood Change in the 21st Century,” a study published by the Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity (IMO) at the Minnesota Law…
Publication Date: 2020
Author: Kaylie Pattni, Ember Smith, Caitlin Saladino, William E. Brown
Abstract: This fact sheet provides immigrant housing data in Nevada from The New American Economy’s dataset, which is part of a larger project to investigate how immigration impacts the U.S. economy. This fact sheet also draws upon rankings constructed by Lending Tree in order to provide national…
Economic Segregation, Inequality, and the New Urban Crisis in the Mountain West
Publication Date: 2020
Author: Ember Smith, Caitlin Saladino, William E. Brown
Abstract: This fact sheet highlights economic segregation, inequality, and the effect of the “New Urban Crisis” in the Mountain West region (Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, and Utah) as computed and analyzed by Richard Florida in The New Urban Crisis: How Our Cities are Increasing Inequality,…
The Mountain West: Affordable Housing Opportunities
Publication Date: 2019
Author: Kaylie Pattni, Caitlin Saladino, William E. Brown
Abstract: This fact sheet provides selected data pertaining to the Mountain West region from, The Gap: A Shortage of Affordable Homes, a 2018 report by the National Low Income Housing Coalition. The report includes statistics “based on data from the 2016 American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (…