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We read through the 2018 climate report and summarized the effects of climate on renters. The Fourth National Climate Assessment report was released on November 23rd. It paints a grim picture of the future, covering a very broad range of topics, ranging from economic changes to infrastructure resiliency. Here are our key takeaways for renters. 1. More Crowded Cities = Higher Rent Politicians and media often understate the extent to which the US is an urban nation. “85% of the total U.S. population” lived in urban areas as of 2015, and that number appears to be increasing. “From 2010 to 2017, a historic number of rural counties in the United States experienced population declines due to persistent outmigration of young adults.” One effect of climate change may be an acceleration of that trend. The report emphasizes how difficult it will [...]