Home prices are falling, but first-time buyers still don't have it easy

The cost of buying a house has been soaring for the past few years, and prices are finally starting to fall. But things aren't much easier for first-time buyers.

  • Also, the kidnapping of Americans spotlights violence in Mexico.
  • And, the NTSB investigates Norfolk Southern Railway.
  • Plus, we want to hear how you use your local library.

Guests: Axios' Emily Peck and Marina Franco.

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Go Deeper:

  • Home prices fall year over year for the first time since 2012
  • Criminal Violence in Mexico(CFR)
  • NTSB to investigate Norfolk Southern safety practices amid accidents
  • Three Years Later: How the pandemic has reshaped libraries (American Libraries)

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