The Housing Market is Faltering #2
Below is another recent article about the faltering housing market. This author points out that the interest in home ownership is being usurped by concerns for having enough money for retirement, not to mention all the other things such as lending standards, etc. One thing I have noticed in the younger generation (mostly millennials) is that they do not consider home ownership as an investment. A very different view from earlier generations.
The article is in italics and the bold is my emphasis. From Market Watch: