Slowdown in housing market is helping landlords raise rents

That is why yes, it is good to raise the rent here every year because the percentage increase will take care of any rising property taxes or utilities (which are also owned by the gov’t here). In the city where I live, you can EXPECT a rent raise every year no matter who you are or where you live.

While the overall figures for the Brisbane housing market remained flat over the last year the markets are very fragmented. Corelogic report that house prices grew 0.1% over the last 12 months while apartment prices fell 0.5%, but digging deeper into the stats freestanding Brisbane houses with 5-7 km of the CBD or in good school catchment zones have grown in value strongly.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Raise the Rent [Updated 4/25/2016] While raising rent probably isn’t on any landlord’s list of fun ways to spend their day – given that tenants won’t exactly respond to the news with happy excitement- it’s a necessary part of property management.

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A report from the Dallas Morning News in Texas. “The slowdown in Dallas-Fort Worth’s housing market may be worse than at first glance. Sales of preowned single-family homes dropped 1 percent annually in August in all of North Texas, according to the latest numbers from the.

Higher demand means landlords can typically charge higher rental rates and be choosier about to whom they rent. 5. individual investors account for 74.4% of rental properties. According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2015 Rental housing finance survey, individual investors made up the largest percentage of the housing market.

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