Single-family rents grew by double-digits in September

Rental prices are going through the roof. The median rent for a single-family home in the U.S. jumped 10.2% in September compared to one year ago, having previously risen by just 2.6% from 2019 to 2020. That’s according to a new report from the real estate industry analytics firm CoreLogic, which blames the rapid rent

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Renters face bidding wars as supply dries up

Bidding wars are becoming so common that they’re even impacting the rental market, as numerous wannabee tenants vie for a dwindling supply of homes and apartments listed for rent. Demand for rental properties is surging as workers begin moving out of their shared living situations as the U.S. reopens and gets back to work. Add

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Will lower rents tempt more people back into the cities?

Big cities have seen an exodus over the last year as people flee their cramped urban apartments in search of bigger suburban and rural dwellings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. That has led to a decline in rental prices in most major urban areas, and now experts say the cheaper prices could sway some people

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U.S. rents rise for the 4th successive month

Rents across the U.S. are rising steadily, according to the October Zillow Real Estate Market Report, which found that the rate of year-over-year appreciation has increased in each of the past four months. The typical rent in the U.S. is now $1,600 per month, an annual increase of 2.3% in October – just off yearly

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US rents rise again for 9th successive month

U.S. rent values continued their growth streak, accelerating for the ninth-straight month, according to Zillow’s latest Real Estate Market Report. The median U.S. rent rose 3% on an annual basis to $1,483, with Las Vegas (up 10%), Phoenix (up 8.4%) and Orlando (up 7.4%) seeing the largest year-over-year growth. Rents are up year-over-year in 49

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How to Choose the Proper Rent Price for Your Property

Having a competitive rental rate is important to any landlord. But if you aren’t prepared, determining the right rental amount can be overwhelming. You want to make sure that the rent you charge prospective tenants is attractive.

Matrix Monthly Reports Cooling Apartment Rents in October

U.S. multifamily rents in October were $1,166, virtually the same figure as September, according to the newly released edition of Matrix Monthly, a survey of the 111 markets covered by Yardi Matrix

Top Markets for Buying Rental Homes Revealed

As rental prices continue to rise, investors are still hunting for the best buys for single-family rentals. RealtyTrac found the top markets for buying residential property to use as rentals by factoring in unemployment rates as well as annual gross rental yields.

Finding The Optimal Rental Property: Scaling the Market

When the housing bubble burst a couple of years ago there was a huge shift to rental properties. Some would-be buyers began renting instead of buying property due to fear of the turbulent market, while many homeowners who lost their homes were also forced to rent.

MNS Publishes Septembers Manhattan Rental Market Report

MNS has just published the September edition of its monthly Manhattan rental market report, which is the only research on the city’s rental rates that is published on a monthly basis. This particular month is significant as it marks the three-year anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse and is a good opportunity to illustrate how Manhattan’s

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