Research Center - South

  • Albuquerque Struggles on Recovery Path

    Despite a slowdown in 2017, the metro’s multifamily market performance is in line with its historical averages. Core submarkets are leading growth, while the suburbs gradually recover from the most recent downturn.

    27 February 2018 19:44
  • Thriving Economy Fuels Dynamic Market in Charlotte

    The city’s robust growth is attributable to its flourishing economy, low cost of living and high quality of life.

    26 February 2018 14:56
  • Economic Growth Pushes Up Demand in Raleigh

    The area’s multifamily market had a healthy run in 2017. Favorable living and wage conditions lure many local graduates to remain within the region, expanding the Research Triangle’s economy and fueling rental demand.

    23 February 2018 14:50
  • Robust Development Tempers Occupancy in Tampa

    Multifamily demand is expected to remain strong across the metro, which has become a tech industry hotbed in recent years, due to housing affordability and a favorable tax and regulatory environment.

    21 February 2018 12:43
  • Orlando Closes the Year in Style

    As population gains further bolster demand, multifamily rents are prone to above-trend growth in the foreseeable future.

    02 February 2018 12:30
  • Jacksonville Powers Through

    A relatively limited amount of new multifamily construction in Northeast Florida has kept the occupancy rate above its historical average, presenting opportunity for increased rent growth.

    25 January 2018 16:12
  • Is Atlanta Approaching a Market Peak?

    The metro’s development boom is not slowing down. Multifamily investments and deliveries showed signs of peaking by year-end, as roughly 8,700 units came online as of October 2017.

    03 January 2018 14:09
  • Demographic Expansion Pushes Up Demand in Dallas

    Investors remain bullish, as $5 billion in multifamily assets traded in DFW last year. The recent construction surge has come at a cost, as the occupancy rate dropped by 40 basis points to 95.4 percent as of September 2017.

    02 January 2018 14:54
  • Houston Embarks on Healing Process

    The outlook for the multifamily sector will brighten as residents in need of housing absorb the new supply. Rents showed positive growth for the first time in more than a year.

    29 December 2017 14:43
  • Supply Catches Up With Demand in Austin

    The Texas capital boasts a strong economic and population growth, maintaining a steady demand for multifamily, despite the temporary surge in supply.

    21 December 2017 12:28
  • Albuquerque: Duke City Strives to End Woes

    The metro has one of the highest unemployment rates in the nation and moderate population growth, yet its real estate fundamentals continue to lag those of neighboring areas.

    26 October 2017 14:35
  • Job Growth Keeps Market Steady in Miami

    The metro’s economic profile is diverse, but education and health services; leisure and hospitality; and trade, transportation and utilities continue to drive employment.

    24 October 2017 14:56
  • New Supply Tempers Rent Growth in San Antonio

    The metro’s economy continues to appeal to both investors and developers. Upcoming supply is robust, with more than 8,000 units under construction and another 10,000 in the planning stage.

    20 October 2017 15:26
  • Rapid Job Gains Reshape Tampa

    Solid fundamentals and above-trend employment growth spur demand for multifamily product across the metro, leading to significant rent increases. Transaction volume is also robust, while deliveries are expected to hit a cycle peak by the end of the year.

    18 October 2017 15:35
  • Charlotte Teems With Demand Drivers

    Employment growth made the city an attractive target for new and expanding businesses, while supporting long-term multifamily demand. Following last year’s cycle high in deliveries, some 6,800 units are slated for completion in 2017.

    10 October 2017 05:00