Housing Affordability? Blame Millennials

October 29, 2017 | Mike Field

Data shows that homeownership rates for people under 35 have dropped by 21 percent since 2004, and this under participation by millennials is causing problems in the housing market.

How Governments Outlaw Affordable Housing

July 31, 2017 | Mike Field

The production of housing is one of the most regulated and micro-managed industries in the industrialized world, and attempting to meet the needs of renters and buyers continues to be...

How to Make Your City's Waterfront Fabulous

December 19, 2016 | Ennis Davis

For the past year, I've been working on my pet project called the Baywalk pop-up. Over time I've recruited an internationally acclaimed architecture firm and collected an assortment of public...

The Alarming State of Income Mobility

October 10, 2016 | Mike Field

According to a new report by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Americans’ income mobility has declined after reaching an all-time high just before the Great Recession in 2007. Worse,...

A Black Sheep, Anheuser-Busch & Jacksonville

August 7, 2016 | Ennis Davis

A look inside Anheuser-Busch's economic, environmental and cultural impact involved in operating a Jacksonville-based brewery where 99.6 percent of everything utilized in the manufacturing process is recycled.

Can Uber Save The Middle Class?

July 4, 2016 | Mike Field

A report from JP Morgan Chase Institute titled ‘Paychecks, Paydays, and the Online Platform Economy’ has taken a deep dive into the demographics and sources behind an alarming trend of...

Expect Favorable Commercial Lending in 2016

March 9, 2016 | Mike Field

Commercial real estate finance leaders expect favorable market to continue in 2016. The majority anticipate a continuation of the past year’s positive market despite concerns of increased volatility and liquidity...

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