Category Archives: Property Management

12 cities where home purchase power is plummeting

National home prices are soaring, as tight inventory and high demand — not to mention higher interest rates — are making it harder for consumers to buy homes. Here’s a look at the 12 markets where rising home prices, along … Continue reading

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Ten-X: Top Five Markets for Great Apartment Investments

Sacramento, Las Vegas, Dallas, Atlanta and Phoenix are the top five markets in the United States that will be great places for multifamily investments, according to research from Ten-X. The Irvine, CA-headquartered real estate marketplace company indicated that the reason … Continue reading

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Apartment Demand, Rent Growth Stay Strong

“The apartment sector’s winning streak has run seven full years so far,” Willett says. RICHARDSON, TX—“Rent growth doesn’t have to reach best-ever readings to be strong,” says Greg Willett, chief economist at RealPage. The firm said Tuesday that while rent … Continue reading

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CMBS Late-Pays Reach 14-Month High

Trepp headquarters in New York City; the firm reports December late-pay increases in some sectors and decreases in others.NEW YORK CITY—Erasing all of the gains registered in early 2016, the CMBS delinquency rate climbed 20 basis points last month to … Continue reading

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Luxury Apartment Boom Looks Set to Fizzle

America’s luxury-apartment craze is coming to an end. Landlords of upscale properties in cities across the U.S. are bracing for rough conditions in 2017 that will likely force them to slash rents and offer deep concessions, including as many as … Continue reading

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It’s Coming: Preparing for the Rent Plateau or Decline

Inevitably, the sizzling apartment market occupancy rate had to cool off at some point. That time might be just around the corner. According to a recent report by the National Multifamily Housing Council, rent softening is already underway in a … Continue reading

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MPF Takes a Closer Look at the Nation’s Busiest Apartment Construction Submarkets

MPF Research, the market intelligence division of RealPage, has highlighted the ten US construction submarkets that have seen the highest growth in new apartment supply since 2012 in their “Nation’s 10 Busiest Submarkets For Apartment Construction” blog post series, which … Continue reading

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