Kerri Ann Panchuk of HousingWire reports that housing prices rose 2.9% over last year in October. But it’s the cost of renting that really skyrocketed, up 5.1% from 2011 levels (!) If you’re someone who feels like you’re paying too much rent, contact me today. I’ll help you find the right house and can also assist your search for a sensible mortgage loan. Oftentimes payments are comparable to or even lower than what you pay in rent, so call, text or email and we’ll explore your options.