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The Build-to-Rent Housing Boom: New Single-Family Rentals Reach All-Time High, With Another 45,000 on the Way

Build-to-rent homes are having their most successful year on record: A total of 27,500 houses for rent were completed last year — 75% more than in 2022. Phoenix, Dallas and Atlanta are the top three metros for build-to-rent construction in…

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March Rental Activity Report: Minneapolis Leads the Chart; Alabama City Makes Bold Entry Into Top 10

Minneapolis is renters’ first pick for apartment-hunting for the fourth month in a row.   Overland Park, KS, overtakes Atlanta for second place this…

Unlocking Miami-Dade’s Housing Potential: Existing Vacant Land Could Provide Affordable Housing for 192,000 Renters

Miami-Dade County is dealing with an affordable housing challenge: Through a combination of nationwide rising housing costs and a development pace struggling to…

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Gen Z by Age 30: Renting Becomes the Go-To Housing Option With a Total Cost of $145,000

Generation Z is emerging as the most diverse and potentially the best-educated group in American history, setting them up to possibly become the…

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Luxury Living on a Budget: How to Maximize Your Upscale Apartment Experience

Living in an upscale apartment doesn’t have to break the bank. The effort of paying for a better location, superior building quality, and…

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Green Living: How to Choose & Support Eco-Friendly Apartment Buildings

In today’s world, the health of our planet is more important than ever, making the choice of an eco-friendly apartment building a significant…

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6 Eco-Friendly Tips for Gen Z Renters

In today’s eco-aware world, many Gen Z renters are keen to live in a way that reflects their commitment to sustainability. With the…

From Balcony to Plot: 5 Ways to Maximize Small Spaces in Community Gardens for Renters

In the heart of bustling cities, where every square foot counts, community gardens have become the urban gardener’s paradise — a patch of soil where…

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Experience Arizona: Best Things to Do in Scottsdale

Planning a move to Scottsdale, AZ? Or maybe you just rented an apartment in the city and you’re curious about the lifestyle of…

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Top 5 Most Affordable Neighborhoods in Philadelphia

Looking for an affordable yet vibrant city in the Northeast to rent in? Maybe a place with charming, century-old brick structures and delightful…

The 5 Best Neighborhoods for Short-Term Renting in Raleigh

Looking for a place with historic neighborhoods, world-class museums and plenty of green spaces to enjoy on the weekend? If so, then look…

The 5 Best Neighborhoods for Short-Term Renting in Portland, OR

The City of Roses has a lot to offer from its beautiful public gardens and green spaces to quirky food establishments to its…

The 5 Best Neighborhoods for Short-Term Renting in Sacramento

If you’re a health-conscious renter looking for a new city to move to, Sacramento, CA is the place for you. The Farm-to-Fork capital…

The 6 Best Neighborhoods for Short-Term Renting in Cincinnati

A haven for foodies and beer aficionados alike, Cincinnati is the city that really has it all. From beautiful historical architecture to gorgeous,…

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The Nitty-Gritty of Paying the Fair Amount – Prorated Rent Explained

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