Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of March 25, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at trends in vacancy rates, Class A apartments, and top amenities. First, Reuters reports that fewer U.S. metros saw their vacancy rate increase in the first quarter, while the national average only rose marginally from a year earlier. Next, RealPage observes that rent growth in Class A properties [...]

By |2019-04-12T05:29:49+00:00March 28th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of February 11, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at 2019 mortgage maturity volumes, small balance investment trends and interest rates’ impact on the apartment sector. First, MBA reports that loan maturities this year will rise 8% from last year’s total of $102.2 billion, which is a “relatively stable” volume. Next, MultifamilyBiz analyzes the top U.S. markets [...]

By |2019-03-01T18:17:40+00:00February 14th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 7, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at shifts in renter, buyer and seller sentiment, the top markets for rental inventory growth, and how elevated supply levels will impact the apartment market. First, Trulia notes that changes in housing trends, such as slowing home price appreciation, are causing younger would-be buyers to be less optimistic [...]

By |2019-02-01T17:56:56+00:00January 10th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of November 19, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the keys to success in multifamily, millennial renters’ income profiles, and the impact of increasing labor costs on apartment developers. First, , NREI reports on the technologies that are likely to have the greatest impact on commercial real estate, including blockchain and the Internet of Things. Then, PMI [...]

By |2018-12-19T03:25:59+00:00November 21st, 2018|Architecture, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of November 5, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the performance of multifamily originations in 2018, multifamily projects in rural communities, and the impact of resident mix on the apartment market. First, Mortgage Bankers Association forecasts that mortgage bankers’ multifamily mortgage originations will rise 7% in 2018. Then, RealPage reports that apartment leasing activity was strong in [...]

By |2018-12-19T03:17:26+00:00November 7th, 2018|Architecture, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of October 29, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on identifying value-add multifamily opportunities, shifts in apartment inventory, and technology trends in the rental market. First, NREI reports that investor appetite remains strong for value-add multifamily, as the search continues for yield in a highly competitive market. Then, CNBC notes that household income growth is lagging U.S. home [...]

By |2018-12-10T17:53:03+00:00October 31st, 2018|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: September 24, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on accelerating multifamily rent growth, vehicle ownership trends among renters, and Millennial and Baby Boomer migration patterns. First, Mortgage Bankers Association notes that the apartment market remains strong, with tight occupancy rates and rent growth of 2.9% in the third quarter. Then, Urban Land Magazine reveals it’s forecast on [...]

By |2018-11-09T19:28:36+00:00September 24th, 2018|Architecture, NYC, Press Release, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: September 3, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the top U.S. markets for rent increases, trends in the small balance multifamily investment market, and wellness-focused multifamily communities. First, Houston Chronicle notes that West Texas’ oil boom has resulted in skyrocketing rents for multifamily properties. Then, NREI explains why real estate remains a safe haven for investors, [...]

By |2018-10-15T18:20:36+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: August 20, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the top secondary metros for CRE investment, the role of small multifamily in workforce rental demand, and mortgage origination volume in 2018. First, the National Association of Home Builders notes that the market share of rental multifamily construction starts remained elevated in the second quarter of 2018. Then, [...]

By |2018-09-21T07:06:06+00:00August 20th, 2018|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: August 10, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the growth of renting throughout the U.S., the workforce housing rental segment and the demographic shift taking place as baby boomers enter their golden years. First, MarketWatch examines the uptick in renting due to a variety of factors including young adults delaying marriage and starting families, and a [...]

By |2018-09-07T17:39:08+00:00August 10th, 2018|Architecture, Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments