KPBS: San Diego County Rents Are Rising
By Erik Anderson. The report says rental rates in San Diego County and the rest of Southern California stopped falling and started going up last year. The USC Lusk Center for Real Estate study found San Diego rents rose 4.3 percent last year.
April 13, 2012
"There's definitely a propensity to rent that we didn't have in the past. With so many foreclosures a lot of families have moved from home ownership back into renter-ship," said Tracey Seslin, Senior Research Associate at the Lusk Center.