The Census Bureau took the Residential Finance Survey (RFS) as part of the decennial census from 1950-2000. The RFS is the only survey designed to collect and produce data about the financing of nonfarm, privately-owned residential properties.
Acres of Data on Property, Ownership, and Mortgage Characteristics
Over the past decades, the Residential Finance Survey (RFS) has changed as the dynamics of the mortgage and real estate industries have changed.
Innovating And Responding To Customer Needs
The RFS is a national sample survey of all types of residential properties.