Alabama city among rising rent leaders nationwide

Stephanie Rebman
Alabama city among rising rent leaders nationwide

Huntsville tops the list of small metros with the biggest rent hikes nationwide. According to a report from RealPage (NASDAQ: RP), the Alabama city is facing a 7.9% growth rate. Huntsville's growth rate is almost as high as the growth rate leader in the large metro category, which is Phoenix, Arizona, at 8.1%.