Lance George

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Lance George is research and information director at the Housing Assistance Council.

Is the Housing Crisis Over in Rural America?

In 2008, the U.S. economy fell off a cliff. Depending on your perspective, it either slipped or was pushed from that precipice by the housing market. In 2009 and 2010, […]


Basic Challenges Outlast Housing Crisis in Rural America

The United States is emerging from one of the most extensive and painful economic crises in memory. It is well established that housing markets were at the heart of this […]


Persistent Poverty in Rural America

Poverty rates are on the rise and more Americans are living in poverty than at any other time since the Census Bureau began measuring its occurrence. According to 2006-2010 American […]


“True Homeownership” in Rural America

On Independence Day, people across the nation engaged in truly American activities—watching fireworks, marching in main street parades, and grilling food in back-yard cookouts. Owning a home may be the […]