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Setting the right rent price is a common challenge for rental property investors. If you set your rent price too low, you risk having a negative monthly cash flow. On the other hand, if you set your rent price too high, you might deter potential tenants from renting your property and risk having a vacant unit.

The subject of today’s snapshot is for Downtown, Madison, Wisconsin. Based on our analysis, Madison’s year-over-year average rents increased across all bedroom types.

The subject of today’s snapshot is for Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri. Based on our analysis, Kansa City’s year-over-year average rents decreased across all bedroom types.

The subject of today’s snapshot is for the city Downtown, San Antonio, Texas. Based on our analysis, San Antonio’s year-over-year average rents increased across all bedroom types.

The subject of today’s snapshot is for the neighborhood of Mission Bay, San Francisco, California. Based on our analysis, Mission Bay’s year-over-year average rents decreased across all selected bedroom types.