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Study: New Jersey Among Most Expensive States To Rent An Apartment

By David Madden

TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) – A newly released national study suggests many Americans cannot afford the true cost of renting an average two bedroom apartment. 145 more words

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Most Americans Spending At Least Half Their Pay On Housing

WASHINGTON (CBS/AP) — The surging cost of rental housing has squeezed a rising proportion of U.S. families since the Great Recession struck in 2007.

For more than one in four renters, housing and utilities consume at least half their family income, according to an analysis of Census data by Enterprise Community Partners, a nonprofit that helps finance affordablehousing. 784 more words

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Not Nearly Enough Housing Affordable for Lowest-Income Renters, Nationwide and in DC

Nearly a quarter of renter households nationwide fell into the extremely low-income category in 2013, i.e., had incomes at or below 30% of the median for the area they lived in, according to a new National Low Income Housing Coalition… 742 more words

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Vermont's Tight Rental Market

At the Housing Matters blog in Vermont, we learn of a new report highlighting the state’s tight rental market.

“Vermont was placed among states with the fewest apartments available for deeply low-income renters by a recent study from the National Low-Income Housing Coalition.  52 more words

Acute Affordable Housing Shortage for Lowest-Income Renters

A new and notable brief from the National Low Income Housing Coalition provides further evidence of the shortage of housing that low-income individuals and families can afford to rent. 790 more words

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