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  • Supply Influx Moderates Austin Gains

    The Texas capital’s economy is strong and its population is booming, but a high volume of new supply is keeping the lid on rent growth. As of May, rents in the metro were flat compared to a 1.5 percent year-over-year national uptick.

    04 August 2017 08:50
  • Overlooked Midwestern Markets Show Solid Employment Growth

    While popular urban markets on the East and West coasts are seeing more apartment units created than jobs, Midwestern metros like Indianapolis, Des Moines and the Twin Cities are experiencing significant job growth and a dearth of multifamily housing to support it.

    02 August 2017 19:55
  • Market Remains Healthy Despite Slight Dip in Rents

    July posted a 2.6 percent year-over-year increase, even after a slight decline from June, according to Yardi Matrix. So far this year, rents are up 2.7 percent compared to 2016.

    02 August 2017 15:24
  • Rents Moderate in the San Francisco Bay

    Rates have reached a point where even highly paid workers can’t afford the premium prices, despite the metro’s consistent job expansion, robust resident demand and high home prices.

    01 August 2017 15:00
  • Demand Outpaces Supply in Salt Lake City

    Driven by robust population growth and low unemployment, Utah’s largest city is rapidly expanding, generating healthy housing demand. It continues to appeal to major employers, such as Amazon, UPS and big-brand companies based along the Wasatch Front.

    31 July 2017 13:52
  • Steady Growth Cultivates Building Boom in Columbus

    The multifamily market is expanding in the area, which has been an economic standout in Ohio and the Midwest. The metro’s tight labor market is lifting average wages, attracting more residents and bolstering demand for apartments.

    28 July 2017 08:30
  • Development Boom Tempers Rent Growth in Chicago

    The city has seen costs moderate, in keeping with the nation as a whole, and features a bifurcation between luxury and working-class units.

    27 July 2017 08:41