New Report Reveals Renting Out of Reach for America’s Workers......13 March 2012
© 2012 National Low Income Housing Coalition
By Mary Shanklin, Orlando Sentinel
6:05 p.m. EDT, March 13, 2012
Orlando's now-cheaper home prices have made the area one of the most affordable housing markets in the country, but don't tell that to the area's minimum-wage earners.
Like other metro areas in the state, Orlando is not affordable for renters on the bottom financial rung of the local workforce, according to a new study released Tuesday by the National Low Income Housing Coalition.
Florida was the 15th-most-expensive rental market, given starting salaries in the state.