The benefits of major cities amid remote work and rent inflation

Many renters believe that a cost-of-living crisis is brewing in America’s major cities. New York City is showing up as a hotspot of rent inflation. The average rent for 1-bedroom…

As mortgage rates rise, how to decide whether to buy a home or rent

Tim Kitchen | The Image Bank | Getty Images It’s becoming harder to afford a home. Prices are up almost 20% year over year, and mortgage rates are soaring. The…

Rent the Runway (RENT) Q4 2021 loss

Rent the Runway sees the more than 2 million weddings planned for this year, and all the parties that come with them, as being a massive boon to its business.…

Landlord of men accused of impersonating DHS agents won unpaid rent judgment

Arian Taherzadeh seen in photos submitted in a D.O.J. affidavit. Courtesy: D.O.J The landlord of two Washington, D.C., men charged with impersonating Department of Homeland Security agents won a judgment…

Buying a Second Home to Rent: Dos and Don’ts

While there are financial benefits to investing in rental property, there are risks—tenants who don’t pay their rent and the headache of being a landlord—as well. You’ll need to weigh taxes, real…

How to decide if you should rent or buy a home

Sturti | E+ | Getty Images When it comes down to the numbers, it’s generally more affordable to own a home, but the gap in affordability is shrinking as interest…

Single-family rent sets record, led by homes in Florida and Arizona

A house for rent in Corona Del Mar, California. Scott Mlyn | CNBC Demand for single-family rental homes is soaring, pushing prices to record highs, as Americans continue to want…

What to do if you’re worried about a big rent hike

James Andrews | iStock | Getty Images Things have come a long way from the peak of the Covid pandemic, when rents in major cities were hugely discounted and concessions…

Soaring rent prices make it even more difficult to save for a house

This is an excerpt from the CNBC Make It newsletter. Subscribe here. If you’ve been paying attention to headlines (or your own lease renewal) then you’ve likely seen that rent is…

Should you rent or buy a home? The answer is getting more complicated

Home prices are rising faster than rents, which is shrinking the affordability gap between being a homeowner and a tenant. Median-priced, single-family homes are less affordable in just over three…