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File photo of a "for rent" sign outside of an apartment. (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Is Rent Out of Reach? Study Shows How 11 U.S. Cities Stack Up

Renters are on the rise in America’s biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday.

05/28/2015

File photo of a "For Rent" sign in front of an apartment building. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Working Class American Families Spend Half Of Overall Income On Rent

The findings of a new study organized by the Center for Housing Policy indicate that American working-class families spend, on average, more than half of their incomes on rent.

05/08/2013