The cities most at risk of a housing bubble

There are signs that the U.S. housing market is starting to cool down, but there’s still significant overheating in some of […]

What Is the Real Value of $100 in Your State?

This map shows the real value of $100 in each state. Prices for the same goods are often much cheaper […]

The U.S. States With the Most Million Dollar Homes

Whether it’s a mansion in the suburbs or a penthouse in the city center, the price tag of any prime […]

US Island Homes Offering Peace & Quiet — No Cars Allowed

For most of us, the daily racket and clamor of cars and buses and trains are part of our daily […]

This is where new graduates can do the impossible: Find a home and a well-paid job

San Francisco is popular for technology graduates, but it’s also one of the most expensive cities in the country to […]

The World’s 31 Mega-Cities

The share of the world’s population living in cities is steadily increasing. A majority of the world’s population has lived […]

MAPS: America’s $200 billion obesity problem by state and age group

The United States is one of the most overweight nations in the world. The US Senate Committee on Finance estimates […]

Here are the fastest growing and shrinking states in the US

Utah is growing quickly, while West Virginia is losing people. The US Census Bureau recently released its population estimates for […]

The 20 cities with the highest cost of living

The city with the highest relative cost of living in the world is Hamilton, the capital of Bermuda. That’s according […]

The States With the Strongest and Weakest Unions

By Michael B. Sauter and Samuel Stebbins The U.S. Supreme Court issued in March a split vote on a decision […]