Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of November 25, 2019

This week’s roundup offers insights on opportunity zones, multifamily construction trends and 2020 predictions for the housing market. First, Trepp provides an update the Opportunity Zone program, including new regulatory developments and where investors are acquiring properties to take advantage of its benefits. Next, NAHB analyzes the average unit size of new multifamily construction, with [...]

By |2019-12-06T21:24:17+00:00November 29th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of November 18, 2019

This week’s roundup takes a look at millennial rentership, multifamily rent growth and the most expensive zip codes in the U.S. First, Apartment List reveals the results of its “2019 Millennial Homeownership Report,” which shows that 12.3% of millennial renters plan to “always rent,” an increase from 10.7% a year ago, with many respondents saying [...]

By |2019-12-02T22:37:41+00:00November 22nd, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of October 21, 2019

This week’s roundup offers insights on the nation’s top markets for multifamily investment, renter preferences and how climate risk impacts real estate. First, Arbor’s Chatter blog releases its 2019 Top U.S. Markets for Large Multifamily Investment Report, which ranks the top 50 metros based on investment growth prospects and how lending activity has shifted within [...]

By |2019-11-01T16:13:54+00:00October 25th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of October 14, 2019

This week’s roundup highlights the nation’s fastest-growing cities, senior housing trends and the widening income inequality among older adults. First, Business Insider takes a look at the cities experiencing the most rapid economic growth, based on a WalletHub analysis of 515 cities of different population sizes. Next, RealPage observes that the almost all of the [...]

By |2019-10-24T14:48:43+00:00October 18th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of October 7, 2019

This week’s roundup takes a look at apartment occupancy and rent growth, New York City multifamily inventory trends and renter cost burdens. First, MBA reports that U.S. multifamily rent growth and occupancy were strong in the third quarter of 2019, with occupancy climbing to 96.3%. Next, NPR explores the increasing popularity of single-family rentals and [...]

By |2019-10-18T05:44:14+00:00October 11th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of September 30, 2019

This week’s roundup highlights small multifamily market trends, U.S. cities’ job growth and wage growth, and student housing performance. First, Arbor’s Chatter blog releases a new annual report, 2019 Metro-Level Small Multifamily Investment Trends Report, which takes a look at the performance of small multifamily nationwide by breaking down the top 50 metros into three [...]

By |2019-10-18T05:32:32+00:00October 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of September 23, 2019

This week’s roundup offers insights on mortgage delinquencies, single-family rental (SFR) affordability and wage growth versus rent growth. First, MBA reports that commercial and multifamily delinquency rates are near record lows due to a strong economy and robust capital. Next, RealPage notes that Class C apartment product has been the national leader for occupancy since [...]

By |2019-10-04T05:42:55+00:00September 27th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of September 16, 2019

This week’s roundup highlights trends to watch in the real estate industry, apartment supply and demand across markets, and an emerging asset class in seniors housing. First, PwC and the Urban Land Institute’s recently released Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2020 report takes a look at the key factors set to impact real estate and [...]

By |2019-09-28T20:22:19+00:00September 20th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of September 9, 2019

This week’s roundup offers insights on apartment occupancy, top cities for job growth and high-skill millennials’ rental preferences. First, RealPage reports that the nation’s top 150 largest multifamily markets had a 96.3% average occupancy rate in August, the highest rate since 2000 . Next, CityLab notes that while many markets have increased their multifamily construction [...]

By |2019-09-21T11:32:19+00:00September 13th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of September 2, 2019

This week’s roundup takes a look at apartment construction, mortgage originations and opportunity zones. First, NAHB analyzes U.S. metro areas with increasing or decreasing levels of building activity, noting that core counties of smaller metro areas were popular regions for new multifamily supply in the second quarter. Next, Commercial Property Executive reports that multifamily mortgage [...]

By |2019-09-12T21:32:08+00:00September 6th, 2019|blog|0 Comments