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Immigration is not the reason for rent inflation.

Profiteering by investment firms (and you can bet they are not led by Dems) that are snatching up dwellings nationwide is what is reducing the availability of affordable housing and driving up rents and sale prices. This is a very well-known phenomenon, though apparently not known to unreliable bigoted bloggers.

Here is but one example; just google "corporate home buyers" or "corporate landlords" for more.
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