Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, April 09, 2014 2:00 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Investors are being priced out of some markets when they compare cost with potential yield.

Monday, December 30, 2013 8:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

As housing demand surges, many renters have been priced out of the rental market.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 5:35 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

With supply low and demand high, rentals are on a hot streak.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012 5:23 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

As the housing market improves, rental demand wanes. Where does that leave investors?

Friday, September 21, 2012 9:17 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Investor groups are obtaining big loans to turn foreclosed properties into rentals.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 7:41 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Since the housing market collapsed, rental demand has increased, along with prices. But how much would you pay to live in a premier property? The owners of the tallest residential building in the Western hemisphere, in Lower Manhattan, are betting renters will pay up to $60,000 per month. That’s right: per month. The 76-story building,

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 4:45 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

One promising piece of news in the housing crisis for developers and investors is rental property, which has seen a surge as homeownership rates have fallen off. As builders seek ways to tailor rental units to the needs of renters, the Wall Street Journal reports that they are increasingly looking at single mothers. Census data