Research Center - West

  • Fundamentals Flourish in LA

    Increased investor interest in the metro’s multifamily assets is driving property values to new highs, while keeping acquisition yields at nationwide lows.

    27 April 2018 13:44
  • Rent Growth Continues in Sacramento

    California’s capital city again led the nation in multifamily rent growth in 2017. This year, a surge of 1,100 new apartments is poised to push rates up by a more moderate 7.2 percent.

    03 April 2018 13:23
  • High Rents Drive Move to Fringes in San Francisco

    The city’s booming economy, fueled by its education and health services sector, is upholding a healthy housing demand.

    02 April 2018 15:41
  • Strong Economy Lifts Real Estate in Salt Lake City

    Due to robust employment and solid demographics, Utah’s largest city is generating demand across all asset classes.

    29 March 2018 16:23
  • San Diego Remains a Landlord’s Market

    Demand continues to be healthy in the area, sustained by demographic expansion and a sluggish pipeline. Rent growth ended 2017 at 4.6 percent, nearly double the U.S. average.

    05 March 2018 14:29
  • Oversupply Softens Rent Growth in Portland

    A healthy job market and strong population gains continue to sustain multifamily demand across the metro, where more than 5,000 apartments are scheduled for delivery in 2018.

    01 March 2018 14:42
  • 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
  • Riding the Tech Wave in Phoenix

    Multifamily development is not slowing down across the metro, as population growth and a thriving job market continue to fuel apartment demand.

    27 February 2018 14:52
  • Strength of the Inland Empire

    Rents continue to grow at a solid rate, thanks to steady job gains as the region’s economic cornerstone, the industrial sector, is surging.

    05 February 2018 16:42
  • Economy Watch: CA Real Estate Execs More Optimistic About Industry

    A strong belief that recent tax reform will benefit commercial real estate has encouraged many market participants to feel more optimistic about the industry's future than they did six months ago, according to the latest Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson survey.

    31 January 2018 15:45
  • Job Diversity Sustains Denver’s Economy

    Employment and population gains are pushing up demand for apartments across the metro, which had roughly 26,000 rental units under construction as of November.

    23 January 2018 15:38
  • Cranes Drive Growth in Las Vegas

    Following a silent spell for significant real estate development in the Las Vegas Valley, the market is now flooded with major projects that the construction sector is struggling to deliver.

    28 December 2017 14:38
  • Landlords Hold Pricing Power in Orange County

    Demand for apartments continues to be strong in the area, where high construction costs and surging land values maintain the housing market as one of the most expensive in the country.

    27 December 2017 14:23
  • Tech Scene Continues to Thrive in Seattle

    Fueled by the continued expansion of the technology sector and population growth, the city's multifamily market remains healthy.

    26 December 2017 15:59
  • Interest Stays High in LA

    Rent growth continues to derive from a disconnect between growing supply in the Lifestyle segment and demand for workforce properties.

    20 December 2017 13:18