That's the predicament Richard Simmons, 71, finds himself in. He wonders how much longer he can afford his apartment on a fixed income when his rates have gone up about 40% in five years. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
That's the predicament Richard Simmons, 71, finds himself in. He wonders how much longer he can afford his apartment on a fixed income when his rates have gone up about 40% in five years. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com

The little-known trend that’s hurting housing affordability in Charlotte

February 14, 2018 12:16 PM