ALEX Chatter’s Top 10 Posts from 2017

ALEX Chatter recapped their top posts from 2017. In 2017, they covered many topics from the fastest growing metro markets and the factors that determine rent growth to tech solutions and the future of amenity offerings. They served as the go to source for multifamily news and information. An expansive array of topics have been covered in [...]

By | 2018-01-12T19:37:32+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: December 15, 2017

Trending locations for multifamily developments, and the characteristics of candidates who are likely to rent, are analyzed throughout this week’s selection of industry news pieces. First, National Real Estate Investor covers multifamily in suburban submarkets, and how these suburban locations are accounting for most of the inventory’s growth. Next, Axiometrics explores how the apartment market [...]

By | 2018-01-12T20:11:44+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: December 1, 2017

Growth in the already high performing multifamily market and predictions for future shifts in amenity offerings are explored in this week’s news top industry news stories. To start, the Mortgage Bankers Association reports that delinquency rates for loans have reached a 24-year low, proving that commercial and multifamily mortgages are performing extremely well. Then, National [...]

By | 2017-12-28T19:33:03+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: November 17, 2017

After new research from Axiometrics on the correlation between college enrollment and student housing demand, this week’s collection of multifamily news pieces features a mix of insights on millennial renters and new developments in the area of apartment affordability. First, National Real Estate Investor predicts the 10 suburban areas for millennial population growth and explores [...]

By | 2017-11-30T20:16:39+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog, NYC, Press Release|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup | November 11th, 2017

This week’s collection of top multifamily news features a good mix of stats and trends pertinent to smart apartment investing. To start, the Mortgage Bankers Association reports that commercial and multifamily mortgage loan originations increased 21% from a year ago, and by 8% from the second quarter. Next, Property Manager Insider investigates the simplistic amenities [...]

By | 2017-11-30T19:47:09+00:00 November 11th, 2017|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup | October 06, 2017

This week’s collection of multifamily news stories examines how understanding local renter demographics can lead to smarter investments and greater returns. First, National Real Estate Investor covers how to identify recovering metros that show potential for growth. Next, Multifamily Executive explores how studying renter psychographics can provide valuable insights on preferences, and ultimately help you [...]

By | 2017-10-18T17:52:58+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup | August 25, 2017

This week’s collection of top multifamily reads is all about demand. Demographic and economic factors are keeping the long-term outlook for apartment properties positive, with 4.6 million new units needed between now and 2030 to keep pace with demand and obsolescence, according to NMHC/NAA. MPF Research brings us a look at where many of those [...]

By | 2017-09-06T21:01:31+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup | August 18, 2017

We start off with a look at demand and growth within the youngest and oldest renter cohorts in this week’s collection of the top multifamily reads. First, Axiometrics walks us through the relationship between student enrollment and student housing demand. Next, National Real Estate Investor reveals survey results from its fourth annual Seniors Housing Market [...]

By | 2017-08-29T20:15:40+00:00 August 18th, 2017|NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup | August 04, 2017

We start this week’s round up of the top multifamily reads with a look at what apartments owners can do to keep their renters around. An article from the National Apartment Association (NAA) examines the top value-add features that not only increase retention but also raise rents. Tech and smart-home features have joined traditional upgrade [...]

By | 2017-08-15T15:05:23+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Blog, NYC|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup | July 21, 2017

This week’s collection of multifamily must-reads center around unlocking multifamily value. We start off with an in-depth look into how ‘rentership’ has changed over the past 10 years from Pew Research. With 36.6% of U.S. households calling a rental unit home, the rentership rate is currently at a 50-year high. This is a national phenomenon [...]

By | 2017-08-08T17:46:04+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments