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A home under construction in Gilbert. According to one measure, the number of new homes for sale in the Phoenix area is less than a third of what it was in 2007.

Home prices are on the rise in the Phoenix area, but new single-family homes aren’t very plentiful because of the time it takes homebuilders to get land ready for construction. Read more»

For decades we have relied upon selling houses and cars to the next person to move to the region, rather than focusing on creating, retaining, expanding & attracting primary jobs to our region. By focusing on housing as our growth driver, we ignored building a diversified sustainable economy. These unprecedented times must spur us to action. Read more»