Sources: Trulia.com
Click on the tabs above the interactive bar graph to see how unemployment rates, foreclosure filing activities and job growth projections affect renting and buying across the U.S. The height of each bar corresponds to population. Cities are ordered by their Rent:Buy Ratio.

Sources: Trulia.com, Census.gov, RealtyTrac.com, BLS.gov and Moody's Economy.com
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