Category Archives: Florida

Top 20 Apartment Markets for Rent Growth for Q2 2014

By Michael Cunningham | Jul 7, 2014 The U.S. apartment market had about as impressive a second quarter as you can get. Occupancy jumped up to a seven-year high, even with newly built units hitting the market in large numbers. And quarterly … Continue reading

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The New Math of Renting vs. Buying

The Wall Street Journal – May 2, 2014 Buying a home has long been part of the American dream. But rising prices have made renting less expensive in many places. People often aspire to own a home for reasons that … Continue reading

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Location, Location, Location: Apartments.com Reveals What $1,000 a Month Will Rent

Tammy Kotula, March 26, 2014, Apartments.com As a property owner or a leasing professional, you understand location plays a big role in how much rent costs. To find out the vast variety of apartments that can be had for around … Continue reading

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Institutional Investors Flock to Single-Family Homes

A COTTAGE INDUSTRY  GOES BIG: Institutional Investors Flock to Single-Family Homes The depressed housing market has offered buyers an opportunity: attractive deals. Large investors have responded, buying houses that they intend to place on the rental market. How might their … Continue reading

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Q&A: FIU’s William G. Hardin speaks about South Florida real estate

by Martha Branningan, Miami Herald – January 4th, 2014 For those studying high finance, Manhattan is the place to be. For film enthusiasts, Los Angeles, of course. And for the wild and woolly world of real estate, there are few … Continue reading

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How Will Multi-Family Construction Affect My Commercial Investments?

October 2013, Marcus & Millichap Robust growth in the regional rental market has prompted some to wonder what effect all this new inventory will have on multi-family demand and on other commercial property markets. According to Broker Still Hunter III, who … Continue reading

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Top and Bottom Markets for September Rent Growth

By Lindsay Machak, Apartment Finance Today – October 24, 2013 Occupancy rates increased year over year in most of the top 10 rent growth markets according to a September report from Dallas-based Axiometrics. And while Florida is heating up, the Washington, … Continue reading

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