Trulia helps you calculate rent vs. buy for where you live

Considering whether it is better to buy or rent? Take a look at this analysis from Trulia that shows a comparison by major metro area in the US. All you have to do is plug in a mortgage rate, tax rate, and how many years you plan to stay in your home and let the rent vs. buy calculator do its work. This is of course an approximation by market, but shows just how affordable home prices are today.