Columbus Offers Second Most Affordable Rents in US
Top 10 metro areas with low rents
#2 Columbus, Ohio
Rents remain cheap in the state capital. Apartment landlords are increasingly competing with home sellers who are struggling to find buyers and are instead looking for tenants. Asking rents in Columbus — home of Ohio State University, the nation’s largest college campus — jumped 2% in the fourth quarter, compared with a year earlier.