Renting Archive

NAR’s Commercial Real Estate Survey: Rent Concessions

According to NAR’s recently released quarterly Commercial Market Survey, the level of rent concessions has been steadily declining as we leave the economic debris of the Great Recession....

Homeowner Versus Renter Population

There are over 310 million people living in the country, forming approximately 113 million households. Roughly speaking, about 3 people live under the same roof, on average. Every year about 2.5 to 3 million additional people are added as...

Rents Rising

Rents continued to increase in the latest data, with a 2.4 percent gain from one year ago in November. The pace of increase has been stronger than that of the past five months, rising at an annualized rate of...

Residential Rents Higher

According to the latest Realtors® Confidence Index, the cost of renting a residence (apartment or house) is up compared to a year ago. A total of 51 percent of Realtors® reported higher rents, in contrast to 15 percent reporting...

Falling Rental Vacancies

The total number of rental households has increased to 38 million in the second quarter of this year, an increase of 1.4 million renters in the past 12 months.  Because there has not been an overproduction in multifamily units...