In just a year, renting has become far cheaper than owning

The rising cost of owning a home is making renting more attractive than it has been in two decades, according to a new report. Owning a home in April cost $839 more per month than renting, an analysis by John Burns Real Estate Consulting found. A year earlier, the difference between the two was negligible. The differential between owning and renting is nearly $200 higher than at any point this century. The report calculated the