The economy's booming. Some states have raised minimum wages. But even with recent wage growth for the lowest-paid workers, there is still nowhere in the country where someone working a full-time minimum-wage job could afford to rent a modest two-bedroom apartment, according to an annual report...

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  • No Minimum-Wage Worker Can Afford Modest 2-Bedroom Rental: Study
    NEW YORK, NY — The typical American must earn $22.10 an hour to afford a modest, two-bedroom apartment at ... full-time minimum wage worker afford a one-bedroom rental home at fair market rent." In th...
    06/18/2018 - 6:54 am | View Link
  • Report: You can’t afford a 2-bedroom rental on minimum wage anywhere in the U.S.
    WASHINGTON -- There's not a single state, county or metropolitan area in the entire United States where a full-time worker earning the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour can afford a modest 2-bedro...
    06/14/2018 - 6:40 pm | View Link
  • Full-Time Federal Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford 2-Bedroom Rental Anywhere in U.S., Report Finds
    There’s not a single state, county or metropolitan area in the entire United States where a full-time worker earning the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour can afford a modest 2-bedroom apartment . ...
    06/14/2018 - 10:00 am | View Link
  • There's No Place in the U.S. Where a Minimum Wage Worker Can Afford a 2-Bedroom Apartment
    According to a new report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition released Wednesday, there is nowhere in the U.S ... afford a two-bedroom apartment. The state’s minimum wage is currently set a...
    06/13/2018 - 10:12 pm | View Link
  • Oh really: Wonkblog claims minimum wage workers can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere
    A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom apartment anywhere in the U.S. https://t.co/05sfZfk60P The economy ... according to an annual report released Wednesday by the National Low Income Housin...
    06/13/2018 - 9:10 pm | View Link
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  • Housing Notes – Miller Samuel Real Estate Appraisers ...
    $1,000,000,000 gross revenue (provided by anonymouse source in this story) / 3% blended sales commission = $33,333,333,333 property values sold in 2018 when the year is completed.
    10/12/2018 - 6:07 pm | View Website
  • Minimum wage workers can't afford a modest 2-bedroom home ...
    A full-time worker earning $7.25 an hour would have to work 122 hours a week, according to a new report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition.
    10/12/2018 - 3:58 pm | View Website
  • This is exactly how much money you need to make to pay ...
    The gap between what renters earn per hour and what it costs to afford a modest apartment at average market levels across the U.S. is just as wide: The hourly wage needed to make a modest two-bedroom apartment affordable is $22.10, according to a recent report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition’s annual “Out Of Reach” report, which documents the affordability of rental ...
    10/12/2018 - 4:17 am | View Website
  • Report: A minimum-wage worker can’t afford a 2-bedroom ...
    The economy is booming. Some states have raised minimum wages. But even with recent wage growth for the lowest-paid workers, there is still nowhere in the country where someone working a full-time minimum-wage job could afford to rent a modest two-bedroom apartment, according to an annual report released Wednesday by the National Low-Income Housing Coalition.
    10/12/2018 - 2:15 am | View Website
  • Community Housing Resource Partners
    Community Housing Resource Partners is a nonprofit helping low-income people gain home-life stability. We work to help low-income families achieve self-sufficiency built on a foundation of quality, affordable housing and supportive social services.
    10/11/2018 - 8:24 pm | View Website
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