With Tight Inventory, Rents are on the Rise

With Tight Inventory, Rents are on the Rise Rents have been rising month after month, and if housing inventory continues to be as strapped as it is, that’s likely not changing anytime soon. According to the June 2017 National Rent Report released by Apartment List on Friday, national rents grew 0.5 percent last month, marking … Continue reading With Tight Inventory, Rents are on the Rise

Rents hit all-time highs amid job growth and low vacancy rates

Rents hit all-time highs amid job growth and low vacancy rates Now is a good time to buy. You might be surprised at what you can afford! Don't let homeownership pass you by, give me a call today!

High Rent and More Homeownership in Major Financial Centers

High Rent and More Homeownership in Major Financial Centers http://www.themreport.com/wp-content/themes/jarida-mr/js/html5.js http://www.themreport.com/wp-content/themes/jarida-mr/js/selectivizr-min.js High Rent and More Homeownership in Major Financial Centers - theMReport.com In major financial centers in the U.S. and around the globe, rents for one-bedroom homes tend to be high, with some exceptions. The top three most expensive financial centers in the world are … Continue reading High Rent and More Homeownership in Major Financial Centers

Owning is Cheaper than Renting in Most States

Owning is Cheaper than Renting in Most States Author: Brian Honea in Daily Dose, Data, Headlines, News July 18, 2016 0 The industry has seen the cost of renting skyrocket and mortgage rates fall to near-historic lows over the last several months. The combination of rising rents and rock bottom mortgage rates have made it … Continue reading Owning is Cheaper than Renting in Most States

Here’s Why It Feels Like Rent Is Eating Up Your Entire Paycheck

Here’s Why It Feels Like Rent Is Eating Up Your Entire Paycheck Rents have gone up faster than incomes for decades. Way, way faster. 06/29/2016 05:20 pm ET 270 Kate Abbey-Lambertz National Reporter, The Huffington Post This is the clearest explanation for why more and more people are struggling to afford a place to live: … Continue reading Here’s Why It Feels Like Rent Is Eating Up Your Entire Paycheck

Owners richer, renters hurting?

Decade after housing peaked: Owners richer, renters hurting By Josh Boak, 6/20/16 MOUNT PLEASANT, South Carolina (AP) -- It's a troublesome story playing out across America in the 10 years since the housing bubble peaked and then burst in a ruinous crash: As real estate has climbed back, homeowners are thriving while renters are struggling. … Continue reading Owners richer, renters hurting?

Here’s How Much Money You Need To Afford Rent In Every State

Here’s How Much Money You Need To Afford Rent In Every State For people earning the minimum wage, the answer is “way more than you make.” 05/28/2016 08:03 am ET 24 K Kate Abbey-Lambertz National Reporter, The Huffington Post Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A banner advertising units for rent hangs on the side of an apartment building in … Continue reading Here’s How Much Money You Need To Afford Rent In Every State

Ready to buy a home? Some things to think about

Ready to buy a home? Some things to think about From Bank Rate 8/6/15   Weighing the rent-versus-buy decision? Both have upsides. So before deciding, think about these factors. Don't worry. We won't try to talk you out of anything. Want flexibility? Then rent You are more mobile when you rent because you can move … Continue reading Ready to buy a home? Some things to think about

How much you need to make per hour to afford a rental in the U.S.

From YahooFinance 5/29/15 Rising rents and stubborn stagnant wages do not a winning combination make — especially for American families feeling squeezed by the cost of keeping a roof over their heads. In its annual “Out of Reach” report, the National Low-Income Housing Coalition has broken down exactly how many hours a household would need … Continue reading How much you need to make per hour to afford a rental in the U.S.

Rent Affordability

Check out this article from Yahoo about Rent Affordability in the next 2 years