Monthly Archives: September 2014

5 Reasons Occupancy Is Growing Stronger

Most people think that when a flood of new supply hits the apartment market, occupancy and effective rents will go down. That’s true in most cases, but not in the first half of 2014, according to Axiometrics research. Even though … Continue reading

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Cap Rates Fall to Historic Lows as Investors Chase Yield Far Afield

It’s been a common question as the apartment recovery matured: When will cap rates stop falling in the so-called “sexy six” markets of New York, Boston, Washington, Los Angeles, Northern California, and Seattle? Well, if you guessed the first half … Continue reading

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