Renting Archive

Realtors® Continue to Report Rising Rents for Residential Properties

Higher residential rents were reported by 54 percent of Realtors®, as reported in the May  Realtors® Confidence Index. Lower rents were reported by 11 percent of Realtors®.  Constant rents were reported by 16 percent of Realtors®.  In recent months...

Rents Accelerating

By now most are aware of the rising rent phenomenon.  Our Realtor® survey indicated only a sliver of the market will see falling rents, with a vast majority of areas experiencing positive though not higher than 5 percent rent growth. ...

Renters Qualified to Purchase a Home: 2011 vs 2005

Did you know that nearly 10 million more renter households had the income to qualify to buy a home in 2011 versus 2005? Many factors have increased the number of renter households qualified to purchase a home in 2011...

NAR’s Commercial Real Estate Survey: Commercial Leasing

According to NAR’s recently released quarterly Commercial Market Survey, commercial property rental volume has picked up to a significant degree in recent quarters, and the decline in rental rates is ameliorating....

Commercial Market Outlook – Rental Rates Expected to Increase

As the economic recovery continues in the 2 to 3 percent range rental rates are projected to increase in both the residential and commercial sectors. Commercial space completions have been below absorption, and demand for commercial space has started...