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The last of the millennials are graduating college in 2019.

2019 is the final class of millennial college graduates. Next stop: The Great American Affordability Crisis.

The last graduating millennials are walking into increased costs for college tuition, housing, healthcare, and childcare. What can be done about it?
Four cities in California made the list.

The 25 most expensive cities around the world to rent a two-bedroom apartment

Hong Kong is the world's most expensive city to rent in, while San Francisco is the most expensive in the US. See how much it costs to rent worldwide.
Millennials are said to lack financial stability, but are they to blame?

6 financial problems plaguing millennials through no fault of their own

Millennials' finances aren't in hot shape, according to an INSIDER and Morning Consult survey — but this financial instability isn't their fault.
Houseboats in Sausalito, California.

Rent in cities like NYC and San Francisco is so expensive that it’s pricing people out of the real-estate market, and some of them are turning t...

In cities like San Francisco, New York, and Chicago, residents are living in houseboats to avoid the city's steep housing costs.
In some US cities, homes are less than $37,000.

12 places you can retire in the US where the typical home value is less than the cost of a new car

Deciding on where to retire takes a lot of saving and planning. See where homes are more affordable than the average price of a new car — $37,000.

I’m a financial planner — here’s what I tell my 30-something clients who are debating moving out of the city

Moving out of the city may seem like a good way to reduce your expenses, but living in the suburbs isn't necessarily cheaper.
Are millennials wiping out the starter home?

Millennials are making 3 key decisions that are wiping out the starter home — and it’s changing what homeownership in America looks like

Are millennials wiping out the concept of the starter home? Millennials of all income levels aren't buying starter homes because of pricier real estate.
Millennials are bringing the exurbs back, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Millennials are choosing to face 2-hour commutes instead of paying exorbitant rates to live in cities, and it’s resurrecting a near-dead part of...

In an effort to avoid high housing prices, more millennials are buying homes in the exurbs, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Here’s the least expensive town for homeowners in every US state

Using data from the Census Bureau, we found the town in each state with the lowest median monthly costs for homeowners.
It's an age-old debate: Should you rent or buy?

Deciding to buy a home instead of rent isn’t always a question of simple math

If you're asking yourself "Should I rent or buy?" the answer comes down to whether you value certainty or flexibility more, says an early retiree.