Rents: Page 3


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    Q&A

    The evolution of build to rent

    As he embarks on a new role as CEO of ARK Homes For Rent, John Isakson sees an opportunity to define the BTR sector.

    By Jan. 16, 2024
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    2024 OUTLOOK

    Will 2024 see more apartment deals?

    Falling rates and still-stressed owners could put more properties on the market this year.

    By Jan. 12, 2024
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    Rent Trends

    Seasonality, supply, concessions and more are top of mind for rental owners and operators across the country.

    By Multifamily Dive staff
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    YOY rent growth falls to lowest non-pandemic level since 2010

    The national average rent is down $17 over the past five months, according to Yardi Matrix.

    By Jan. 12, 2024
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    RealPage lawsuit progresses in court

    However, a federal court tossed out a similar student housing antitrust suit.

    By Jan. 12, 2024
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    2024 OUTLOOK

    4 multifamily trends to watch in 2024

    Apartment operators will see new supply temper rent growth this year, among other challenges.

    By Jan. 9, 2024
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    Many renters on the fence about homeownership

    A majority of apartment residents say rising mortgage rates have extended their home purchase timelines.

    By Jan. 4, 2024
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    Q&A

    NJ property manager takes unique approach to hiring

    Sonya Bryant-Brown’s careful way of vetting prospects has led to very low turnover.

    By Dec. 19, 2023
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    The 5 hottest neighborhoods for multifamily development

    These areas have seen the largest share of new apartment units over the last several years as residents are drawn in by a lively mix of restaurants, retail spots, museums and more.

    By Dec. 12, 2023
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    The cities with the most concessions

    Landlords in 43 of the top 50 markets are offering more rental enticements than last year, according to a Zillow report.

    By Dec. 11, 2023
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    Rents enter third month of decline as winter begins

    Despite slowing growth, the average rent is still over 20% higher than it was before COVID-19.

    By Dec. 7, 2023
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    Deep Dive

    Heavy concessions are helping renters move up

    In what has been a surprise to both executives and analysts, effective class B rents have been falling in high-supply markets.

    By Dec. 5, 2023
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    New housing slows regional rent growth: NYU researchers

    While new properties attract wealthier residents, their movements create a “chain effect” that frees up older units, according to a new report.

    By Dec. 4, 2023
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    Analysts downgrade 3 REITs on heightened supply concerns

    Multiple investment banks have cut Camden, UDR and MAA as bad debt and interest rate increases also pose problems.

    By Nov. 28, 2023
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    Opinion

    NMHC survey reveals renters’ top preferences

    Prospects are most drawn to practical features such as air conditioning and in-unit washers and dryers, according to a new report.

    By Sarah Yaussi • Nov. 27, 2023
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    Fannie Mae extends Positive Rent Payment program

    In just over a year, the program has helped 23,000 renters establish a credit score.

    By Nov. 21, 2023
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    Rents continue falling amid recession concerns

    Northeast and Midwest markets are growing, while the West and Sun Belt see rent declines related to new supply.

    By Nov. 20, 2023
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    REIT Report

    EQR reports strength on the East Coast

    Washington, New York City and Boston thrive, while Seattle and San Francisco struggle. 

    By Nov. 16, 2023
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    REIT Report

    Essex sees delinquencies drop in October

    The REIT predicts growth potential from tech jobs in its West Coast markets, with limited new supply competition.

    By Nov. 14, 2023
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    Mid-priced apartments drive a potential multifamily recovery

    The multifamily market has begun to approach stabilization in the third quarter. However this normalization trend has shown stark divides among property classes. 

    Nov. 13, 2023
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    REIT Report

    ‘Unprecedented’ concessions from competitors put pressure on UDR

    Sun Belt supply is an issue, but the REIT also sees increased competition on the coasts.

    By Nov. 9, 2023
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    REIT Report

    Bad debt, oversupply suppress Camden’s Q3 results

    Delinquencies, skips, fraud and lease breaks have jumped for the firm in the second half of the year.

    By Nov. 7, 2023
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    REIT Report

    AVB adjusts return expectations on new development

    Move-outs to new homes fell for AvalonBay, but executives expect market deceleration in 2024.

    By Nov. 2, 2023
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    REIT Report

    MAA’s new lease rents fall due to competitors’ concessions

    A glut of new supply is providing obstacles and opportunities for the REIT.

    By Oct. 31, 2023
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    Seasonality, supply will be a double whammy for operators this winter

    Lease renewal management and concessions can help when demand softens, industry pros say.

    By Oct. 24, 2023
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    10 markets where rent growth is outpacing inflation

    Even as national rent growth has fallen below inflation, these markets are seeing rent growth exceeding the latest inflation rate. Is yours on the list?

    Oct. 23, 2023