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  • Mar 21, 2019
    Deposits, application fees, pet rent and parking costs add up to more than two months' rent.

    Beyond the listed rent, U.S. renters can spend $3,420 a year on costs associated with moving into and living in a rental, according to a new HotPads® analysisi. Nationally, the median rent is...

  • Feb 28, 2019
    It takes a typical renter in the U.S. eight years to save for a 20 percent down payment, compared to about five years for renters without housing expenses.

    Housing expenses add two years and 10 months to the time it takes a typical renter to save for a 20 percent down payment on the median U.S. home, according to a new HotPads® analysis. The median...

  • Feb 20, 2019
    Renters in the most expensive markets typically save the most by renting a room in a shared home or apartment, according to HotPads' first Rooms for Rent Index.

    Renters can save $515 a month by sharing their home or apartment with at least one roommate instead of renting a one-bedroom unit on their own, according to the inaugural HotPads® Rooms for Rent...

  • Jan 25, 2019
    A typical studio apartment costs more than a one-bedroom rental nationwide and in 45 of the country's largest metro areas.

    Renting a typical studio apartment costs more each month than renting a typical one-bedroom home or apartment, according to a new HotPads® analysis. Across the United States, the median rent for...

  • Dec 21, 2018
    Renters spent more on housing than ever before in 2018, even with fewer renter households

    U.S. households spent a record amount on rent in 2018 despite a decrease in the number of households who rent their home, according to a new HotPads® analysis. Overall, the U.S. spent $504.4...

  • Nov 29, 2018
    Los Angeles and Chicago are the most common destinations for rental shoppers searching outside their current location

    San Jose, Calif., and Salt Lake City, Utah, have the highest share of people looking at apartment and home rental listings outside their current metro area, according to a new HotPads® analysisi....

  • Nov 8, 2018
    Landlords and property managers are offering more move-in specials as the rental market softens, according to a new HotPads analysis

    Across the United States, the number of rental listings advertising concessions – move-in specials such as rent discounts, gift cards and free streaming services – is greater now than it was a...

  • Oct 17, 2018
    Las Vegas and Raleigh have large rentals that cost less per square foot, according to a new HotPads analysis

    Renters in Las Vegas and Raleigh, NC, can find the largest rentals for the least amount of money, according to a new HotPads® analysis. To determine the location of the most spacious, affordable...

  • Sep 28, 2018
    Annual rent appreciation has slowed in 19 of the 35 largest metro areas, according to the latest HotPads Rent Report

    Median rents in the U.S. hit a new high this month, but rents are rising at a slower pace now than they were last year, according to the latest quarterly HotPads® Rent Reporti. The current median...

  • Sep 12, 2018
    If Amazon chooses Raleigh for its second headquarters, the city would need to build an additional 2,520 rental units each year to keep rent growth steady

    Among all U.S. cities on Amazon's HQ2 shortlist, Raleigh, N.C., would need to build the most rental units each year to keep up with rental demand from Amazon's second headquarters, according to a...

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