Renting in 2021

Dated: August 18 2021

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In many areas across the country, according to recent data from realtor.com, median rental prices have reached their highest point ever recorded. Rents increased by 8.1 percent from the same time last year, according to the data.

 

Rents are soaring across the country, going beyond just rebounding to pre-pandemic levels. Yikes..

Rents typically fluctuate by less than 1% from month to month.

“Rents grew by 3.0% and 3.20% from one monthly period in May and June, respectively.”

If you're a renter concerned about rising costs, this could be a good time to think about buying a house.

Rents are more than mortgage payments on a monthly basis.

When deciding whether to buy a home or continue renting, the amount you'll pay each month is certainly at the top of your list. Monthly mortgage payments are growing, but they are still substantially cheaper than the average rental payment, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Fjdisonjoieasfns nikdesnoc iedsio oifjisa ofsj jofsjdiaepapsn josdfjos

According to NAR, the typical monthly mortgage payment is $1,204 based on the most recent data on houses closed. According to the most recent statistics from realtor.com, the typical national rent is $1,575 per month. In other words, recent house buyers locked in a monthly payment that is $371 cheaper than what renters pay now. Fjilsdjcioase fidslf ijfsild  nfdsuaoiu oierfhef ijfaheofjoise ifdsiasj joidfjoajsefh uefop oifhe Is Now the Time to Buy With Rents on the Rise?


Rents are rising quickly and will continue to rise. The gap in monthly housing costs between renting and purchasing a house today is substantial, yet many prospective homebuyers are concerned about the future of rental pricing. Using past Census statistics as a guide, the median asking rent has grown by a factor of two. Using historical Census statistics as a guide, the median asking rent has grown steadily since 1988.

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Rent increases over time clearly demonstrate one of the primary advantages of buying versus renting: constant housing prices. Renters confront rising expenses year after year. When you acquire a house, When you buy a home, your mortgage rate is locked in for 30 years, which means your monthly payment will remain constant throughout time. This provides you with much-needed piece of mind and certainty for the foreseeable future.

In conclusion, renters should examine whether now is the appropriate moment to buy as rents continue to climb across the country. There are several advantages to purchasing sooner rather than later. Consult with your preferred real estate advisor so that you may make the best informed decision possible.

 

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Realor at 12 Stones Brokered by eXp Realty Rogers

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