College Towns & Cities with the Best Returns


We’ve had a lot of posts about the lucrative student housing market and its “evergreen” potential. To that end,  a recent report from looked at 150 college towns from across the nation to come up with their “2018’s Best College Towns & Cities in America.”  In it, they examined data about the average purchase price and monthly rent of a 3-bedroom home in each location, sourced from listings on  Then, they revealed the college towns and cities they think you should consider as a landlord to ensure the highest yield and return on your investment.  If you already own or are thinking about entering this segment of the market, this report is worth a look.

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