Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 13, 2020

This week’s roundup covers apartment supply in 2020, commercial real estate’s performance over the decade and recent rent control regulations. First, City Observatory examines the relationship between a neighborhood’s level of walkability and the value of its housing, noting that many markets command a walkability premium. Next, RealPage reports that 371,100 new apartments are scheduled [...]

By |2020-01-23T23:26:24+00:00January 17th, 2020|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 6, 2020

This week’s roundup highlights the top global real estate investors, the cities with the most expensive rents, and the most favorable markets for tech talent and employers. First, Real Capital Analytics takes a look at the investment activity of the top 50 biggest commercial real estate investors in 2019, noting that buying and selling volume [...]

By |2020-01-16T16:25:33+00:00January 10th, 2020|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of December 30, 2019

This week’s roundup takes a look at U.S. rent growth in 2019, factors impacting apartment investment and U.S. pricing trends. First, CityLab examines an emerging effort among cities on the East Coast to build denser housing to help curb the affordable housing crisis, following in the footsteps of several cities on the West Coast. Next, [...]

By |2020-01-16T16:33:18+00:00January 3rd, 2020|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of December 23, 2019

This week’s roundup reveals the top 10 most popular posts of 2019 on the Arbor Chatter blog, which included several pieces on market trends and metro-specific reports. First, the Chatter blog takes a look back at how the U.S. multifamily market performed in 2018, and why the asset class’ strong fundamentals were expected to continue [...]

By |2019-12-31T03:08:45+00:00December 27th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of December 16, 2019

This week’s roundup highlights the hottest housing market of 2019, apartment size trends, and how technology and data are impacting the single-family rental (SFR) market. First, Yahoo Finance announces that Phoenix was 2019’s top housing market due to surging rents and home prices, as well as its strong employment growth. Next, NREI reports that the [...]

By |2019-12-31T02:55:54+00:00December 20th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of December 9, 2019

This week’s roundup takes a look at multifamily rent growth, Charlotte’s market performance and the top metros for housing growth in 2020. First, Multifamily Executive reports that national rent growth has remained above 3% since the spring of 2018, according to Yardi Matrix data, reflecting consistent robust demand for apartment units. Next, Arbor’s Chatter blog [...]

By |2019-12-31T02:56:12+00:00December 13th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of December 2, 2019

This week’s roundup highlights the top multifamily markets for rent growth, hot topics from the IMN SFR Forum (West) and trends in “Millennial counties.” First, Multi-Housing News ranks the apartment markets experiencing the highest rent increases, with secondary and tertiary metros dominating the list. Next, Arbor’s Chatter blog offers an audio interview with single-family rental [...]

By |2019-12-17T16:44:52+00:00December 6th, 2019|blog|0 Comments

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 November 11, 2019

This week’s roundup highlights cost-burdened renters, NMHC’s annual renter preferences report and multifamily construction patterns. First, Novogradac reports that the number of households headed by those age 65 and older that are cost-burdened has reached an all-time high of 10 million, with this age group lacking access to affordable housing options, according to a Harvard [...]

By |2019-11-25T21:06:25+00:00November 15th, 2019|blog|0 Comments