Hot Rental Property Markets In Cold Climates


A recent article in Forbes pointed to a recent report from HouseCanary that a found a direct link between parts of the U.S. with cold winter weather and markets where EGY (effective gross yield) for rental investors remained high while the seasonal home price growth stabilized or declined.  With that in mind they came up with the top 50 rental markets in cold climates for Q1 of 2018.

 “These markets experience a seasonal slowdown yet still offer, “relatively high Effective Gross Yield (EGY) potential for investors, giving them an opportunity to “buy low and rent high,” notes Alex Villacorta, Executive Vice President of Analytics at HouseCanary who led the team that compiled the report.

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