Gen Z expected to outspend millennials on rent

When it comes to rental costs, millennials carry a burden heavier than that of any other generation in history — but if average rental rates continue to soar at their current pace, Generation Z will have it worse …

No relief for homebuyers, but renters catch a price break in July

While home prices continue to rise at breakneck speed, average rent growth has slowed to 0.1 percent month-over-month and 2.6 percent year-over-year. In dollar amounts, that results in a meager $1 increase in rent from June to July …

A month in review: The June housing market

Every month, economists release a number of indices, reports and analyses of the housing market, and it can be difficult to keep up with them all.

Renter boom takes over suburbs in 19 largest metros

Many aspiring homeowners are flocking to the suburbs to find lower home prices and more affordable costs of living, and it seems that renters are following suit …

Pay gap hinders single women’s homebuying power, study shows

Low inventory and lack of access to affordable housing has been a common theme in real estate over the past year, and according to a new study by PropertyShark, single women looking to buy are disproportionately impacted by these housing woes …

Priced Out: Gender Pay Gap Spills over to Housing

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How much does moving into a bigger apartment really cost?

Studio and convertible apartments work fine for 20-somethings who spend most of their free time out and about. But when you’re working from home, hosting dinner parties or moving in with a significant other, sizing up is a virtual necessity …

How much rental square footage can you get for $1,500 each month?

A modest budget, based on national standards, might not rent much in San Francisco in terms of square footage. But head toward Middle America, and you could find yourself with an entire single-family home for the next year. …

How much rental square footage can you get for $1,500 each month?

A modest budget, based on national standards, might not rent much in San Francisco in terms of square footage. But head toward Middle America, and you could find yourself with an entire single-family home for the next year. …

RENTcafe has marketing down, but its mobile experience needs work

RENTcafe is a Web-based and smartphone apartment search platform aiming to make the apartment hunt easy. It’s a lofty goal that companies all over are trying to achieve, and a streamlined and simple apartment search and management platform may be easie…