Rural America Has Jobs. Now It Just Needs Housing

Wall Street Journal, May 30, 2018–Shayndi Rice (subscription)
Austin Steinbach said he was “dead set” on moving to rural farming town Columbus, Neb., for a job that offered benefits, a $500 signing bonus and a higher wage. But the 25-year-old father of two had to turn it down after a week-long search with his wife for a home failed to turn up anything livable or in their price range.