potentially losing a ton of money, are losing money and the number of vacancies are near record highs.
Reuters.com reports that in the second quarter, the national vacancy rate for apartments hit a 22-year high of 7.5%. Real-estate research firm Reis Inc. says that even compared with last year, vacancies are up 1.4 percentage points.
According to MLS Beacon Hill has close to 300 apartments for rent.
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