Items Tagged with 'Rent Payments'


  • It costs more to own a home than to rent one in every U.S. state

    Here's a breakdown of the price difference by state
    While previous articles have declared that the number of markets where it's cheaper to buy than to rent is decreasing, this one says it's plain non-existent. Using data from the U.S. Census Bureau's most recent American Community Survey, a CNBC article says homeowners spend more money per month than renters in every single state across the U.S.
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  • Rent just jumped to an all-time high

    New report shows nationwide rent crosses $1,400
    We’ve known that the rent may be too damn high for quite a while now, but a new report shows that rent has never been this high before. Newly released data from RentCafé and Yardi Matrix shows that nationwide apartment rents just hit an all-time high in June, crossing the $1,400 threshold for the first time ever.
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  • Rent payments can now be used to build credit

    Experian, Yardi team up
    Many changes are coming to the credit industry, including Experian and Yardi’s new solution that will enable property managers to report monthly rent payments. Consumers will be able to build credit by paying their rent on time, but that’s not the only benefit to this new step.
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