Rental Market Analysis

Looking to better understand your rental market or a potential location for your next investment property? The following articles will help you determine what rents are going for in selected markets and what to be prepared for when investing in an unfamiliar area.

How to Price Your Rental in the Large Primary Market of Los Angeles

Here are pointers on how to price your rental in Los Angeles, following a proven process that applies to any large primary market.

How to Price Your Rental in a Tertiary Market – Cleveland

You can find profitable investment opportunities in tertiary markets. Here are 6 tips for evaluating rent in a tertiary market.

How to Price Your Rental in a Mid-Size Secondary Market – Atlanta

We've been digging into different rental markets to show how local knowledge and neighborhood comparables are key drivers to price your rental

State City Rent Comparisons - Denver vs. Colorado Springs

In our first state/city comparison let's explore which area see better returns for the rental property investor – Denver or Colorado Springs?

State City Rent Comparisons - Philadelphia vs. Pittsburgh

Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are the state's two largest metropolitan areas and active rental markets. What is the rent trend in these markets?

Rental Comparisons for Cities within Texas - Houston vs. Dallas vs. Austin

The saying “Everything is bigger in Texas,” while colloquial, applies as do a rental comparison in the second-largest state in the U.S.

Q1 Market Update: Rental Rates in 4 Top Metro Areas

Looking at rental rates from the Q1 market update, indications signal ongoing recovery this year as housing sales and prices continue to increase.

Rental Comparisons for Cities in Washington- Seattle Vs. Tacoma

Let's look at rent in Seattle and Tacoma head to head. We'll check out current rent rates and ROI for investors in Seattle and Tacoma.

Understanding the Rental Market in Washington DC

Washington, D.C. is a unique metropolitan area. In a way, it is a city-state ruled by Congress with an individual legislative agenda. It attracts young upstarts from around the country who dream...

Understanding the Rental Market in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

The Dallas-Fort Worth metro area offers both tranquil suburban living and bustling city excitement. Hundreds of people flock to this stunning metropolitan region every year to attend school, enjoy...

Understanding the Rental Market in San Francisco

Everyone will agree that SF Bay Area is among the best cities for entrepreneurs, but at the same time, it becomes more and more clear that you’ve got to be really wealthy to be able to rent in San...

Understanding the Rental Market in Chicago

In our post, we’ll try to make a comprehensive review of the Chicago long-term rental market, general trends, and highlight the best local neighborhoods of Chicago Metro Area. 

Understanding the Rental Market in Philadelphia

The city of brotherly love is one of the most expensive places to rent in the U.S. Last year, in line with the national trends, Philly's median home value and rent rose by a couple of points, while...

Rental Trends and Market Analysis in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is arguably famous around the world, even to people who never visit it. Landlords are understandably drawn to the LA rental market. However, they must understand what to expect before...