More Americans are struggling to make the rent

More Americans are struggling to make the rent  Surging rents, a dearth of affordable housing, mounting competition for apartments from wealthier renters. Welcome to the American housing market's new normal. About half of renters across the US are cost-burdened, meaning more than one-third of their income goes to their landlord, according to a recent study from Harvard … Continue reading More Americans are struggling to make the rent

The 2017 Cost of Renting vs. Owning a Home in Every State

The 2017 Cost of Renting vs. Owning a Home in Every State Traditionally, owning a home is touted as a smarter financial move than renting one. But with demand increasing and the supply of houses for sale falling, home prices have been rising nationally, according to real estate marketplace Zillow. So, you might be wondering: … Continue reading The 2017 Cost of Renting vs. Owning a Home in Every State

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

Want to rent a house? It’ll cost you $3,114 a month in Orange County

  Want to rent a house? It'll cost you $3,114 a month in Orange County 1 of 1 This Santa Ana house, featured on Zillow, rents for $3,100 a month. House rents are rising faster than apartment rents in Southern California, according to HomeUnion. For years, Southern California apartment rents have been soaring. Now, a … Continue reading Want to rent a house? It’ll cost you $3,114 a month in Orange County