CNT In the News

Survey: More Millennials Renting, But Just As Many Want To Own

Wall Street Journal | May 13, 2015

One of our Young Innovators, Curits Witek, was quoted in this Wall Street Journal story about millennials' attitudes toward home ownership.

View Story

Moving? 6 Costs You Forgot to Consider

MSN Money | May 11, 2015

Many home shoppers budgeting for a new home weigh their monthly payment, taxes and insurance, "but they don't always estimate their transportation costs," CNT President Scott Bernstein told MSN Money.After housing, transportation is the second biggest expense for most households, according to CNT's H+T Index.

View Story

Digging one fiscal hole to fill another hasn't worked—and it won't work now

Crain's Chicago Business | April 23, 2015

CNT President and Co-Founder Scott Bernstein’s op-ed in Crain’s Chicago: Illinois’ current budget “fix” raises the cost of living, reduces revenue sharing to cash-strapped local governments, could jeopardize matching funds from the federal government and increases the likelihood that state borrowing costs will increase over the long run. The current budget “fix” does to infrastructure what we did for years with pension costs—delays making needed investments for the future. We must find the revenue to maintain basic infrastructure if we are going to be a place worth living and doing business in.

View Story

How Well Do You Know Your City's Transit System?

CityLab | April 3, 2015

Our All Transit tool has robust, cutting-edge data on transit systems all across the country. CityLab dove into All Transit's fun little surprise: a game that lets users test their knowledge of American transit systems using only dots marking each stop.

View Story

Denver squeaks into top 10 for transportation affordability, but it's still pricey

Denver Business Journal | April 2, 2015

The Denver Business Journal highlighted Denver's position at #10 in our ranking of large metro areas with the lowest transportation costs, based on our Housing and Transportation (H+T®) Affordability Index.

View Story

Mapping 'location efficiency' in the Houston area

Houston Chronicle | March 29, 2015

The Houston Chronicle used our Housing and Transportation (H+T®) Affordability Index to calculate the housing and transportation costs for communities throughout the city.

View Story