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Welcome to the May 2020 West Lafayette Apartment Report. In this assessment of the local rental market, ABODO data scientists and rental experts break down the May 2020 key findings and figures for the West Lafayette rental landscape.
Our experts analyze the pricing trends — one-bedroom, two-bedroom, year-over-year and month-over-month — in West Lafayette and surrounding areas and provide comparisons to the entire metro area, nearby cities and some of the most desirable and expensive cities in the United States. Take a look at the last 12 months of West Lafayette rent prices in the chart below.
West Lafayette rent prices decreased over the last month. From April to May, the city experienced a 0.0% decrease for the price of a one-bedroom apartment. The rent price for a West Lafayette one-bedroom apartments currently stands at $871.0.
When we take a look at the two-bedroom comparison from April to May, West Lafayette experienced a -0.08% decrease for the price of a two-bedroom apartment. The rent price for a West Lafayette two-bedroom apartments currently stands at $1,198.0.
Rent prices have decreased in West Lafayette over the last month. But how have the surrounding areas fared when it comes to the recent volatility in apartment prices? Rent prices in 0 of the West Lafayette suburbs increased last month. On the other hand, 4 local areas experienced a decrease in the price of a one-bedroom apartment.
More key findings include:
Rents did not increase in any of the West Lafayette suburbs
Rent decreased in Lafayette, IN, Waynetown, IN, Crawfordsville, IN, Fowler, IN.
4 suburbs are currently priced lower than the city of West Lafayette.
Rent growth in West Lafayette over the past year has been declining. When compared to major cities nearby, along with some of the most expensive cities in the country, West Lafayette rent prices appear to be relatively affordable for local residents.
The price for a West Lafayette one-bedroom apartment remains vastly more affordable than four of the largest cities in the United States — New York City, Washington, D.C. San Francisco and Los Angeles. And pricing compares quite similarly to nearby Midwest cities.
You can view the full rundown of ABODO's May 2020 National Apartment Report and data set here.
For more information about West Lafayette and surrounding area rent prices, take a look at the complete data set below.
|1 BR May||1 BR M/M % Change||2 BR May||2 BR M/M % Change|
|West Lafayette, IN||$871.0||-0.46%||$1,199.0||1.10%|
Each month, using over 1 million ABODO listings across the United States, we calculate the median 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom rent prices by city, state, and nation, and track the month-over-month percent change. To avoid small sample sizes, we restrict the analysis for our reports to cities meeting minimum population and property count thresholds.