Townhomes lined up with back porch

Data Dive: As Rental Rates in ATL Skyrocket, Many Struggle to Afford Housing

By Paul Donsky | Atlanta Regional Commission | August 16, 2018

Metro Atlanta’s rental housing market is hot. Make that red-hot. And that’s making it difficult for many working families to find an affordable place to live. It’s a matter of simple arithmetic: Since 2010, rental costs in the Atlanta region have increased by 48%, but wages are only up 10%. Given this trend, it’s no … Continue Reading →