Affordable home shortage to continue through 2018, new Reuters poll says

An acute shortage of affordable homes in the U.S. will continue over the coming year, according to a majority of property market analysts polled by Reuters.The shortage is driving prices up faster than inflation and wage growth. Annual average earnings growth has remained below 3 percent even as house price rises have averaged more than 5 percent over the last few years.
Wed, Jun 6 20189:37 AM EDT