Research Center - Midwest

  • St. Louis Gears Up

    Despite a slowly declining population, the city continues to see positive economic trends driven by job gains in education and health services, leisure and hospitality, and professional and business services.

    07 July 2017 12:35
  • Detroit: Far From Singing the Blues

    Despite numerous headwinds, the city is gamely bouncing back, thanks to concerted efforts by public and private sources to bring commerce and households back to the area.

    29 June 2017 13:07
  • Indianapolis: Full Speed Ahead

    Demand for apartments continues to be strong, thanks to the locale’s relative affordability. The city’s high-quality education system and skilled workforce attract residents and employers, propelling economic growth.

    27 June 2017 09:55
  • Nashville’s Supply Side Shines

    The area's multifamily fundamentals continue to be solid on most levels. With strong demand fueled by robust population gains and consistent job growth, the market remains a hot ticket for investors.

    31 May 2017 12:35
  • Knoxville Gives It the Old College Try

    The metro’s economy has benefited from gains in a number of sectors, pushing investment sales to a new cycle high.

    24 May 2017 13:19
  • Chicago Rents Inch Up; Highest Increase in Douglas Neighborhood

    2016 was a year of moderate rent increases in the city of Chicago. The average price for a rental in Chicago went up 5.9 percent year-over-year, closing the year at $1,738/month.

    22 May 2017 20:05
  • Kansas City’s New Look

    Kansas City is in the midst of a transformation, growing as a financial and research center, with increased investment in infrastructure, all of which support multifamily fundamentals.

    19 May 2017 13:19
  • Twin Cities’ Tight Quarters

    The Twin Cities multifamily market remains one of the strongest in the Midwest, leading in rent growth and featuring high occupancy rates and healthy population gains.

    13 April 2017 12:59
  • Yardi Matrix: Steady Columbus

    Columbus’ multifamily market has stabilized, thanks to moderate rent increases resulting from steady employment gains and healthy population growth.

    21 February 2017 14:18
  • Yardi Matrix: Indianapolis Shifts to Higher Gear

    Albeit modest, the Indianapolis multifamily market is gaining momentum, offering plenty of room for growth.

    20 February 2017 14:44
  • Yardi Matrix: Reinventing Cleveland

    Cleveland has been one of the slowest-growing metros in recent years, but while its real estate fundamentals continue to lag compared to the rest of the country, there are signs of emerging opportunities.

    15 February 2017 17:37
  • Yardi Matrix: Steady in St. Louis

    St. Louis is enjoying a spell of solid employment and rent growth, which has pushed investor activity to cycle highs.

    15 February 2017 14:09
  • Yardi Matrix: Detroit, Approaching the Fast Lane?

    Detroit is steadily overcoming its resonant collapse and continuing its recovery from the Great Recession.

    13 February 2017 13:47
  • Yardi Matrix: Kansas City’s Revival

    Kansas City is striving to transform from its staid Midwestern heritage into a metro more suitable for modern urban living.

    24 January 2017 14:11
  • Yardi Matrix: Nashville’s Strong Performance

    Nashville’s multifamily market is positive on most levels.

    23 January 2017 14:35