The State of Florida's Housing 2002
Publication Date: June 2002
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: construction; housing; home sales
This study is a compendium of facts on Florida's housing, highlighting the tremendous diversity in housing characteristics across the state. This document first discusses specific demographic patterns in the state and their impact on the need for housing. Second, it details characteristics of the housing stock in the state. Third, it discusses the movement in house prices and the rate of appreciation in housing. Finally, it discusses issues in the affordability of housing in the state.