From the last quarter of 2015 to the last quarter of 2016, which is the most recent data available, studies show that Cape Coral/Fort Myers single family annual rental rates have risen 10.9%, the second highest increase in the nation. Statistics were tabulated by RentRage, one of the leading providers of rental market data. The highest increase in the country was seen in the McAllen/Edinburg/Mission TX area.

Additionally LendingTree puts Fort Myers at #8 in the country for the highest rental rate spike for the period from 2011 to 2016. This translates to an average increase of $435 during the five year period, compared to just $80 nationally.

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