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With Thanksgiving around the corner, we at Apartment List are excited for the upcoming celebrations: family time, TV, and turkey (lots of it)! Which made us wonder – how much would rent cost in Houston if we paid with Thanksgiving dinners?

Nov 25

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, we at Apartment List are excited for the upcoming celebrations: family time, TV, and turkey (lots of it)! Which made us wonder – how much would rent cost in San Francisco if we paid with Thanksgiving dinners? Lo and behold, we present the 2015 Apartment List Turkey Index!

Nov 25
LA renters could by 1.5 Thanksgiving dinners per day
Nov 25

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, we at Apartment List are excited for the upcoming celebrations: family time, TV, and turkey (lots of it)! Which made us wonder – how much would rent cost in Chicago if we paid with Thanksgiving dinners? Lo and behold, we present the 2015 Apartment List Turkey Index!

Nov 25
DC renters can eat a lot of turkey dinners
Nov 25
Miami renters could put their money to better use
Nov 25

The share of cost-burdened renters in Houston was 50 percent in 2007. Cost-burden rates have stayed fairly stable from 2007 to 2014; they are lower than the national (52 percent) and slightly higher than the state (49 percent) average.

Nov 12

With the US homeownership rate at its lowest since 1967, the US renter population is the largest it has ever been, and now stands at 43 million households. With rents increasing much faster than incomes, however, renters in cities across the US increasingly struggle with housing affordability.

Nov 12