When rent is a concern for a low-income family in Oklahoma

Oklahoma’s low-wage workforce is at risk of being squeezed by rising rents.It’s happening despite state and federal guidelines that require employers to keep minimum wage rates low and keep their workers’ compensation costs low.The new guidelines from the Oklahoma Labor Department say businesses that hire people on a temporary or part-time basis are required to […]

How to get a good rental deal online from Craigslist and other online rental websites

Rent is an ever-present issue in many cities, with millions of Americans paying to rent apartments and condos, as well as apartments and hotels.Whether you’re looking to rent or buy, the first step is finding a good online rental agency.Here are some of the top online rental agencies to consider.1.RentalAgents.comRentalAgers.com is the largest and oldest […]

When does the government collect rent assistance?

Real Estate Rent Assistance, also known as Rent Assistance for Renters, is a government program that allows low-income renters to collect rent aid through the Housing Choice Voucher program.The program was originally created in 1996 by Congress to provide rent relief to low- and moderate-income households that were struggling to pay rent on their own.Today, […]

Two houses for rent in the Bronx

Two New York houses for sale on Craigslist in the borough of Queens are going for $1,600 per month, a price that’s more than half the rent for an apartment in Manhattan.Two homes for rent on Craigslist are selling for $928,000.One is a $1.3 million, four-bedroom home in the Harlem section of the Bronx that […]