An Ode to the Suburbs: Why Suburbs Are Still Right for Most Americans

June 12, 2015

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The city or the suburbs? It’s a debate that’s been raging for some time now, and over the past five years or so, it appeared the scales were tipping back toward urban-living proponents. But something funny happened on the way to the city. Urban population growth is slowing, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Sure, [...]

Suburban, Urban or Rural: Which is Right for You?

May 23, 2014

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If you’re unfettered by a particular job in a particular locale, deciding where to live isn’t as easy as it may seem. Often, a battle ensues between our heads and our hearts. And the real estate mantra of “location, location, location” does nothing to help us decide which location we might prefer – the city, suburbs [...]