by Bryce Covert May 26, 2016
A minimum wage worker who wants to afford a two-bedroom apartment has to hold down nearly three full-time jobs.
by Alan Pyke May 18, 2016
Meanwhile, the number of Americans paying more than half their household income for rental housing could fill every NFL stadium 10 times over.
by Bryan Dewan Apr 7, 2016
The average two-bedroom apartment now costs $2950 a month, a 40 percent increase over the previous year.
by Bryce Covert Sep 21, 2015
There's virtually no scenario in which rent will become more widely affordable.
by Alan Pyke Aug 13, 2015
Once isolated in America's poorest communities, unaffordable rent costs are now a nationwide problem.
by Bryce Covert Jul 2, 2015
The city has also taken steps to ensure that low-income tenants will have equal access to building amenities.
by Alan Pyke Jan 22, 2015
The sharing economy isn't always the unadulterated positive force that it is often portrayed as being, and San Francisco housing market activists think they've found a good way to illustrate the downside of Airbnb's ascendance.
by Alan Pyke Jul 22, 2014
A hedge fund is now the country's largest landlord, and the first formal study of living conditions for its tenants shows critics' concerns are justified.
by Bryce Covert Jul 21, 2014
Poor residents are also likely to be banned from using the building's amenities, such as the pool.
by Alan Pyke Jul 2, 2014
The rent was already too damn high, but it just got too-damn-higher.