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+00:00 March 28th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of February 25, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at construction starts, the direction of cap rates and interest rates, and the markets attracting high-income renters. First, MultifamilyBiz reports that new construction activity picked up in January following the construction declines seen toward the end of 2018. Next, Nareit offers its outlook on the commercial real estate [...]

By | 2019-03-28T18:36:55+00:00 February 27th, 2019|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+00:00 February 14th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of February 4, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup provides insights on the outlook for the sector, renting patterns among Seniors and Millennials, and strategies to attract and retain talent. First, Yardi notes that industry participants are optimistic about the performance of the multifamily market this year, with expectations for continued rent growth and apartment demand. Next, Freddie Mac reports [...]

By | 2019-02-22T18:19:35+00:00 February 7th, 2019|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 28, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup offers takeaways from the 2019 NMHC Strategies & Outlook Conference, a look at the flattening yield curve’s implications for real estate, and an analysis of the income gap between homeowners, buyers and renters. First, GlobeSt.com reports on the drivers set to fuel multifamily demand in 2019 and beyond, as well as [...]

By | 2019-02-15T18:56:12+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Blog, 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+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, 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+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of October 15, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on rising interest rates’ impact on cap rates, how multifamily landlords are incorporating coworking space, and the top trends to watch in commercial real estate. First, Real Capital Analytics reports that cap rates remain low despite several interest rate increases over the last several years. Then, Bisnow explores the [...]

By | 2018-12-07T18:14:38+00:00 October 18th, 2018|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of October 1, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on price growth across U.S. metros, the leading cities for job creation, and the small balance multifamily market’s performance in Q2 2018. First, Real Capital Analytics reports that after years of synchronized movement during the Global Financial Crisis and the corresponding recovery, U.S. metros’ price growth is diverging. Then, [...]

By | 2018-12-07T17:55:29+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: September 10, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on how developers can attract Gen Z renters, the role of apartments in Millennial students’ housing decisions, and why the small-balance multifamily market is showing signs of resilience. First, HousingWire discusses a new Yardi report showing that multifamily rents are still rising nationwide, despite a continuing wave of new [...]

By | 2018-10-19T17:04:27+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Blog, NYC, Press Release, Real Estate|0 Comments