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Nearly 4 Million Americans Can’t Pay Rent


At a glance

  • Rental prices hit a new ceiling in June, surpassing a median of over $2,000 for the first time ever.
  • Some 3.8 million renters face eviction in the next two months, and the price of rentals is making it difficult to save money to buy a house.
  • In addition, 8.5 million Americans are currently behind on rental payments.


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