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U.S. Rents Moderating, but Affordability Issues Linger

By | February 6, 2023

December 2022 rents fell in 71 of the nation's 100 largest metropolitan areas even as markets in Florida remain overvalued and unaffordable for many consumers

FAU Honors Patrick J. Geraghty as Business Leader of the Year

By | January 27, 2023

Florida Atlantic University's College of Business honored Patrick J. Geraghty today as Business Leader of the Year.

Study: Florida Dominates List of Most Overvalued Housing Markets

By | January 25, 2023

Florida metros make up six of the 10 most overvalued housing markets in the nation.

FAU, Broward Health to Partner on Academic Medicine

By | January 24, 2023

FAU and Broward Health have announced a partnership to provide academic medicine to Broward County, and to collaborate on education, clinical training and practice, health services administration, and research.

Easing of Inflation Bolsters Hispanics' Confidence in U.S. Economy

By | January 23, 2023

With consumer price hikes moderating, U.S. Hispanics are feeling more optimistic about their personal finances and the economy.

FAU Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute Opens in Jupiter

By | January 19, 2023

FAU celebrated the opening of the FAU Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at FAU's John D. MacArthur Campus in Jupiter, heralding a new era in neuroscience and education.

Hate Crime Legislation Vague and Inconsistent Among 50 U.S. States

By | January 18, 2023

FAU researchers analyzed 271 statutes from all 50 U.S. states and found that every state legislates hate crimes differently, resulting in differential justice in these cases.

Noise from Urban Environments Affects the Color of Songbirds' Beaks

By | January 12, 2023

A study on cognition, beak color, and growth in the zebra finch suggests exposure to urban noise may affect their structural traits, such as beak color, which influence social interactions and mate choice.

FAU Economist: Short-term Rentals, HOA Rules Drive Up Florida Rents

By | January 9, 2023

A Florida Atlantic University researcher believes an abundance of short-term vacation rentals and oppressive restrictions from homeowner and condominium associations are contributing to Florida's rental crisis.

Ultrasound Device for Pain Gets 'Nod' from Shark Tank and NIH Funding

By | December 14, 2022

FAU's Schmidt College of Medicine is developing a handheld probe using focused ultrasound that is non-invasive and non-opioid-based to treat back and leg pain in a physician's office and potentially at home.