Friday, May 2, 2014

Rent Is Rising Fast in Chattanooga

A sobering reminder that explosive economic growth of the kind Chattanooga has been experiencing has its stumbling blocks. This article from the Chattanooga Times Free Press lays out the rental and leasing situation in the Chattanooga housing market.

Pictured: Not Chattanooga

Put simply, the rise in population, coupled with the increase in construction, has steadily driven prices up. While this isn't necessarily a bad thing, it does tend to make things harder for lower-income and long-term residents who are not used to the higher cost of living.

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