• Home prices, inflation keep rising while wages stay the same by MPA

    Rising home prices and stagnant wages have cemented a system where more and more household disposable income is going to housing, something that is unsustainable. Since 1975, home prices and inflation have continued to skyrocket, while real wage growth has remained mostly stagnant.

  • Senate confirms HUD deputy secretary by MPA

    The United States Senate confirmed President Obama’s nomination of deputy secretary of HUD in a 68-28 vote on Tuesday.

  • Are banks too big for jail? by MPA

    Hardly any bankers have been prosecuted for their role in the financial crisis. Instead, prosecutors are continuing to settle with large financial institutions outside of the courtroom.


Is TILA-RESPA a good or bad thing long term?