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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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Multi-Family Real Estate Forecast: 2014-2020

Bill Conerly, Forbes Magazine – May 19, 2014  Multi-Family Real Estate Forecast: 2014-2020 Multi-family housing construction is doing surprisingly well recently. Over the long run, housing units in buildings with five or more housing units comprise about 25 percent of all … 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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CBRE Cap Rate Survey – 2nd half of 2013

CBRE Cap Rate Survey – 2nd half of 2013 United States | Overview The financial markets have seen a whirlwind of volatility in early 2014. In January, fears of slowing growth in the developing countries translated to sharp declines in equity … Continue reading

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U.S. Rents Rise Again as Market Tightens

By Dawn Wotapka, The Wall Street Journal – Jan 6, 2014 U.S. Rents Rise Again as Market Tightens Landlords raised rents by an average of 0.8% to $1,083 a month in the quarter. Apartment landlords continued to push through higher … Continue reading

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Construction Leads Texas in Job Creation

July 2013 COLLEGE STATION (Real Estate Center) – The Texas economy gained 290,500 nonagricultural jobs from June 2012 to June 2013, an annual growth rate of 2.7 percent compared with 1.7 percent for the United States. The state’s nongovernment sector … Continue reading

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2013 Q1 Fundamentals Report for San Antonio, TX by Transwestern

2013 kicked off the year on a positive note as the labor market continued to recover and the local commercial real estate market tightened further. The Multifamily sector has cooled off in recent quarters with the overall vacancy rate stabilizing … Continue reading

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