Rental Growth Greater than Home Value Growth

According to the latest data from Zillow, residential rental values overtook home value growth to the year ending in April. Their figures show home value growth was at an annual rate of 3% while residential rental growth exceeded this figure at 4%. This data also shows that rents grew at their fastest pace in two

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India: Buying vs. Renting in Key Metro Areas

ArthaYantra, an integrated personal financial service company started by a group of alumni of the Indian School of Business (ISB) Hyderabad, has recently conducted a research on buying a home vs. renting a home in key metropolitan areas in India. The company developed a proprietary composite score “ABRS,” which integrates consumer’s concern vis-a-vis ability to

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Owning Is Cheaper Than Renting, So Why Aren’t More People Buying?

The cost of owning a home is now at its lowest point for 15 years, and is often less expensive than renting. A recent survey for the Wall Street Journal found it was more expensive to rent than buy a median priced property in 12 metro areas, even when taking into account taxes and insurance.

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