Las Vegas Tops U.S. in Rise of Apartment Tenants Not Paying Rent

Bloomberg, Oct. 5, 2020–Prashant Gopal
With Covid 19 tanking tourism, Las Vegas saw the biggest jump in apartment tenants who have stopped paying rent. In September, 10.6% of Vegas tenants missed a rent payment, up from 4.1% a year earlier, the largest increase in the U.S., according to data on the top 50 metropolitan areas from RealPage Inc.