South Florida Rent Is Skyrocketing

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – On, you’d beryllium hard pressed to find overmuch affordable successful the Fort Lauderdale area.

Studio apartments mean $1,800 a month, portion two- and three-bedroom apartments are done the roof, respective grand.

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“I’m acrophobic it volition pb to much homelessness,” said country realtor Didi Collins. “You gotta person a bully magnitude of wealth to rent oregon buy.”

It’s wherefore her 25-year-old girl lives astatine home.

“It’s retired of scope close now,” said Alexis Collins.

The information is wages successful South Florida are not keeping up with the rising rent. It’s expected rents volition support escalating earlier the extremity of the year

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Renter Alina Ocisio, who moved present from Ukraine 2 years ago, said she and her hubby are making it, but she wonders however their friends are surviving.

“On mean radical marque $3,000 a month” she said. “And with a 2 chamber going for 2500 And you request to devour and erstwhile successful a portion but thing to wear. It’s precise expensive.”

“It’s what causes families to migrate retired of a region,” said Dr. Ned Murray, a starring adept connected economical and lodging marketplace issues successful South Florida.

He said what was already a lodging crunch is present a situation and volition instrumentality a batch of cities and builders moving unneurotic to lick it.

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“It could beryllium tiny multifamily units to start. But we request to clasp connected to what’s disposable due to the fact that we mislaid truthful overmuch to areas that were revitalized,” helium said.

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