Zillow: Teacher’s starting salaries aren’t enough to pay the rent

Zillow has some rather disturbing news for budding academics that could well persuade them to forge an entirely different career path. It says that “entry-level” teachers will need to spend more than half of their salaries on the typical rent in 19 of the 50 largest U.S. metro areas this school year, according to its

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The top 3 most and least affordable metro areas in the U.S.

Mortgage rates comparison website HSH.com has just published a new analysis showing the required annual salary needed to afford a median priced home in the nation’s top 50 metro areas. There’s good news for anyone living in Pittsburgh, Oklahoma City and Cleveland, which were rated as the top three cheapest metro areas for those looking

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How big a salary do you need to buy a home?

A new survey by HowMuch pins down the minimum regional salary requirements for prospective home buyers in the U.S.

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