rent prices

Dallas Rent Prices Decline Slightly This Month; Increases Reported For The Year

By April Towery / October 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Dallas rent prices took a small dip in a recently-released report for October, Mesquite breaks ground on a new mixed-use community, and the Southern Gateway deck park moves forward, all in this week’s roundup of real estate news. Dallas Rent Prices Decline Slightly This Month A very slight decrease in Dallas rents was reported for […]

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Dallas Earns B in Annual Apartment List Renter Survey, While Plano Scores Top Marks

By Sydney Bennet / January 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Dallas renters gave their city a B grade in Apartment List’s annual renter survey, an improvement from Dallas’ C+ grade in last years’ survey. Dallas ranked 23 out of the top 50 cities for renter satisfaction, earning higher marks than Phoenix, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Renters with children are particularly satisfied with Dallas, giving the city […]

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Renting in Dallas Got More Expensive in 2017

By Sydney Bennet / January 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

Dallas rents grew 2.2 percent in 2017, bringing the median two-bedroom rent to $1,100. It’s not just in Dallas proper where rents are on the rise – rents increased in 2017 in all the major Dallas metro cities including Fort Worth (4.3 percent), Arlington (6.6 percent), Plano (2.9 percent), Garland (2.7 percent), and Irving (3.8 […]

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Renting in Dallas: 2017 Year in Review

By Sydney Bennet / December 14, 2017 / 0 Comments

A new report from Apartment List analyzes the top trends in the 2017 rental market and predicts their impacts in 2018. For example, the report highlights the increase in the homeownership rate after a decade of declines, as well as the decrease in the share of rental units considered affordable to the lowest-income renters. Although […]

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Fort Worth, Dallas Lead Nation In 2016 Rent Increases, No Relief In Sight, Say Experts

By Leah Shafer / January 9, 2017 / 4 Comments

If it feels like you’re paying a lot for rent, you’re probably right: huge demand for DFW apartments in 2016, coupled with a shortage of supply, has pushed rents and building occupancy to record levels. DFW rent prices are now averaging almost $1,100 a month, according to MPF Research. Add to that a vacancy rate of […]

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Dallas Tops State for Rent Prices, Increasing More Than State, National Averages

By Leah Shafer / May 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

If it seems like rent is high in Dallas, you’re not imagining things. According to a new report from Apartment List, Dallas has the highest rents in the state, with two-bedroom apartments having a median rent of $1,580 per month, and one-bedrooms at $1,220. Dallas rents have grown year-over-year by 5.4 percent, higher than both statewide […]

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