Why the Share of Rent-Burdened Households Has Declined in the Post-Recession Era

By Odeta Kushi on March 2, 2020
After nearly 20 years of rising rents, renter affordability, or the lack thereof, is a hot topic in housing. The long-running increase in rents has fueled a rise in the share of rent-burdened households, defined by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as households that spend over 30 percent of their income on rent. Read More

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