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    RealPage reports 'most optimistic' student housing numbers in 4 years

    Record-high rent growth and a pre-leasing occupancy rebound point to increased demand following the pandemic.

    By May 27, 2022
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    Do rent-to-income ratios need to be rethought?

    One developer says increased interest rates and construction costs will make renting more expensive.

    By May 24, 2022
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    NAA members seek guidance on eviction notice legislation

    The federal 30-day-notice requirement for evictions continues nearly two years after the CARES Act expired.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • May 23, 2022
  • Northland recently bought The Maven, a fully leased 276-unit, garden-style community located in Suwanee, Georgia.
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    Northland zeros in on the Atlanta market

    While the Atlanta metro appeals to the Top 50 owner, it doesn’t think the risk is worth the reward in some other high-profile markets.

    By May 23, 2022
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    How the nation's fifth-largest manager is handling staffing issues

    FPI Management sees a recovery in some West Coast markets even as it grapples with labor challenges.

    By May 20, 2022
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    Inflation, supply and demand drive multifamily rents higher

    The national average asking rent rose in April, and rents are surging in all major markets.

    By May 17, 2022
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    How one investor chooses his markets

    Neil Schimmel avoids metros with investor-owned single-family housing and looks for owners that are from the area.

    By May 16, 2022
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    5 reasons why rents are rising at a record pace

    Inflation, demographic shifts and supply shortages have created a perfect storm of rent growth, economists say.

    By May 10, 2022
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    Tenants facing eviction fared better under NYC's legal assistance program: study

    Since New York became the first U.S. city to guarantee universal legal representation to low-income tenants in housing court, Princeton researchers say eviction warrants and monetary judgments against them are down.

    By Danielle McLean • May 9, 2022
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    Fleeing 'superstar' cities, tech workers are moving to mid-size and smaller markets, causing housing, traffic concerns

    After many Americans relocated to work remotely during the pandemic, smaller cities are now grappling with rising housing prices, traffic and homelessness.

    By Karen Kroll • May 5, 2022
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    Regional Report: Atlanta metro sees double-digit growth

    Despite strong rent increases in many submarkets, one data set points to potential oversupply in the city's Midtown area.

    By May 4, 2022
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    Higher gas prices could help fuel a return to urban living

    As expensive fuel boosts demand, some apartment buyers are ready to make deals in cities.

    By May 2, 2022
  • Caliber's The Eclipse Townhomes in Scottsdale, Arizona.
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    For one Arizona company, the market provides an opportunity to sell

    Despite selling more than 300 units, Caliber Cos. remains active in apartments and other real estate sectors.

    By April 29, 2022
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    Health certifications attract tenants, bolster profitability

    Renters stay longer in multifamily developments with wellness certifications. "How can you afford not to do this?" asked one developer.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • April 26, 2022
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    Housing economist: The industry has hit peak rent growth

    Although inflation could partially mute rent gains, Cortland’s chief economist says the supply-demand picture still looks good for multifamily.

    By April 25, 2022
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    ZRS heading west into Arizona

    The Top 50 manager wants to reduce staffing but needs to keep an on-site presence.

    By April 20, 2022
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    Affordable housing funding would expand in Biden's FY23 budget

    The administration has called for $50 billion to increase the U.S. affordable housing supply and expand the federal Housing Choice Voucher program.

    By Danielle McLean • April 4, 2022
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    The country's least affordable cities for rent

    U.S. median rent jumped 17.1% in February, marking the seventh month in a row of double-digit increases.

    By March 28, 2022
  • RKW Residential's Beverley Apartments in Charlotte.
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    Transaction volume creates uncertainty for property operators

    RKW's Marcie Williams talks about competition among third-party managers to generate new business and keep employees in hot markets.

    By March 24, 2022
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    Renovators battle supply chain, inflation issues while enjoying higher rents

    Apartment owners like Ashcroft and CWCapital have adjusted their pacing and production strategies to manage a range of new challenges.

    By March 23, 2022
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    10 most popular cities for Gen Z renters

    The New York metro area and the Washington, D.C., suburbs rank among the top markets for young people.

    By March 22, 2022
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    A tale of 2 cities: Bidding wars break out in NY while San Fran properties struggle

    The major coastal metros are following different paths to recovery.

    By March 21, 2022
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    Could Zoom towns go bust?

    Money is flowing into cities like Boise, Idaho, but some analysts wonder about the sustainability of their growth.

    By March 21, 2022
  • Altman's 449-unit Altís Grand at Suncoast in Lutz, Fla
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    Multiple prototypes help this developer capitalize on Florida's surging market

    The co-CEO of one of the Sunshine State's oldest apartment developers sees plenty of runway for growth, but is also eyeing new markets.

    By March 15, 2022
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    Standard, Faring expand LA-area middle-income housing

    Two new acquisitions leverage California's public-private partnership structure to preserve market-rate apartments for workforce housing.

    By Jeffrey Steele • March 15, 2022