Housing & Real Estate

Real estate refers to property that consists of land, any permanent structures built on it, and any natural resources. Commercial, industrial, and residential categories are key areas within the real estate sector. Housing refers to residential property that may be rented or owned, as well as properties under construction.

The SF Fed conducts extensive research on the role of housing and real estate in the overall economy and in the communities within our District. This page features a collection of content on housing and real estate, including such topics as residential real estate, affordable housing, and commercial real estate.


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