Tag: Florida News

Fla. Has 9 of 21 Top Overpriced Rental Markets

TAMPA, Fla. – The rent cost is high, and has been for a while, especially in Florida. As housing costs remain a significant driver of overall inflation, a new study by Florida Atlantic University (FAU) dives into why rent costs are so high in the Sunshine State, especially compared to the rest of the United…
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Short-Term Rentals Boomed – That’s Good and Bad

Needing places to either work from temporarily or vacation as they escaped pandemic restrictions, COVID fleers made South Florida one of their top destinations. And with them came an increased need for short-term housing, or vacation rentals. “It appears mostly in the Sunbelt states, particularly in Florida, in South Carolina, where we have beachfronts and…
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National Home Price Gains Exceeded 20% in May

CoreLogic’s Home Price Index for May reported that although U.S. home price growth relaxed slightly in May from April, it remained in double digits year-over-year for the 16th consecutive month. As in past months, all states and Washington, D.C., posted annual appreciation, with 13 states reporting gains of more than 20%. Though U.S. home price…
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