Housing

Parental Financial Assistance

How your parents affect your chances of buying a home

by Dowell Myers, Gary Painter, Julie Zissimopoulos, Hyojung Lee, and Johanna Thunell, May 4, 2016
  > The Washington Post Wonkblog

Diverted Homeowners

Diverted Homeowners, the Rental Crisis and Foregone Household Formation

by Dowell Myers, Gary Painter, Hyojung Lee, and JungHo Park
April 2016, sponsored by the Research Institute for Housing America   > Report (pdf)

Peak Millennials

Peak Millennials: Three Reinforcing Cycles That Amplify the Rise and Fall of Urban Concentration by Millennials

by Dowell Myers, April 25, 2016
  > Peak Millennials (pdf)

Future Homeownership

Cohort Momentum and Future Homeownership: The Outlook to 2050

by Dowell Myers and Hyojung Lee, March 2016
  > Future Homeownership (pdf)

Immigrant Contributions to Housing Demand report

Immigrant Contributions to Housing Demand

by Dowell Myers and John Pitkin, March 2013
sponsored by the Research Institute for Housing America
  > Report (pdf)

Sacramento Bee op-ed

Is Prop 13 Behind the Times?

by Dowell Myers, July 15, 2012
  > Planetizen Article about Sacramento Bee op-ed

Sacramento Bee op-ed

Housing Market Links Older Whites, Young Latinos

by Dowell Myers, July 31, 2011
 > Sacramento Bee op-ed (pdf)

California Homeownership

Attrition of Homeownership in California in the 2000s: Now Seeking Generational Replacements

by Dowell Myers, July 2011, sponsored by the Haynes Foundation
 > Report (pdf)

California Roller Coaster

California Roller Coaster:
Income and Housing in Boom and Bust, 1990-2010

by Dowell Myers, Ray Calnan, Anna Jacobsen, and Josh Wheeler
July 2012, sponsored by the Haynes Foundation   > Report (pdf)

The Demographics of Proposition 13:
Large Disparities Between the Generations and the Unsustainable Effects of House Prices

by Dowell Myers, September 2009

 > Report (pdf)

Avoiding Failure to Launch:
A Grown Children Benchmark for Projecting Future Housing Needs

by Dowell Myers and Sung Ho Ryu, April 2006

Fannie Mae Foundation Special Report, Washington, D. C.

California Homeowners Growing Stake in Infrastructure and the Future

by Dowell Myers, John Pitkin, and Julie Park, April 2006

 > Keston Institute for Infrastructure Research Paper (pdf)

The Great Housing Collapse in California

by Dowell Myers and Julie Park, May 2002

Fannie Mae Foundation Special Report, Washington, D. C.

Advances in Homeownership Across the States and Generations:
Continued Gains for the Elderly and Stagnation Among the Young

by Dowell Myers, 2001

Fannie Mae Foundation Census Note 08