Saturday, September 18, 2021

News And Trends

At News & Trends you will find trends in rents, real estate sales, apartment development, the economy at large and property management and investing industry matters.

Multifamily Buildings vs. Smaller Properties: Choosing the Best ROI

Multifamily Buildings vs. Smaller Properties: Choosing the Best ROI

What types of real estate investments bring the best ROI is it the multifamily buildings or the smaller properties and how do you choose? By Scott Russell Freestone Properties  Investors in rental real estate have a lot...

Rent Recovery No Longer Limited to Southwest, Southeast

Rent recovery following the pandemic is no longer limited to certain geographic areas; other markets are now making a rent comeback, according to the July Multifamily Market Report from Yardi Matrix. The report says the...
Portland Rents Rise for Sixth Straight Months

Portland Rents Rise for Sixth Straight Months

Rents continue to increase in Portland and were up by 1.6 percent in July, the sixth straight month that the city has seen rent increases, according to the latest report from Apartment List. The Portland...
CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium To October In Most Counties

CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium To October In Most Counties

CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky has signed an order to extend the CDC eviction moratorium saying the evictions of tenants for failure to make rent or housing payments could be detrimental to public health-control...
Landlords Helped Renters During Pandemic, Survey Shows

Landlords Helped Renters During Pandemic, Survey Shows

Property owners and landlords helped renters with eviction-mitigation efforts and offered solutions for residents facing financial hardships during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new survey from the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC). The NMHC...
Strong Multifamily Performance Will Continue In 2nd Half Of 2021 and multifamily rent growth

Strong Multifamily Performance Will Continue In 2nd Half Of 2021

The first half of this year saw outstanding rent growth in multifamily rental properties and while that is probably not going to be sustained, strong multifamily performance will continue in the second half of...
NAA Sues to Recover Money Landlords Lost During Eviction Moratorium

NAA Sues to Recover Money Landlords Lost During Eviction Moratorium

The National Apartment Association has filed suit in U.S. Court of Federal Claims to recover damages on behalf of landlords and rental housing providers who have suffered severe economic losses under the U.S. Centers...
Multifamily Jobs In Apartment Sector Strong in Second Quarter 2021

Multifamily Jobs In Apartment Sector Strong in Second Quarter 2021

The number of real estate multifamily jobs in the apartment sector continues to grow, as more than 37 percent of  vacant real estate openings in the United States were in the multifamily sector during...
New Online Tool to Help Renters, Landlords Access Federal Assistance

New Online Tool to Help Renters, Landlords Access Federal Assistance

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has released a new online tool to help renters and landlords find state and local programs distributing federal rental assistance funds, according to a release. The Rental Assistance Finder, available...
Multifamily Rent Growth Reaching Unprecedented Levels

Multifamily Rent Growth Reaching Unprecedented Levels

People moving around due to the pandemic and job changes or losses, government stimulus, and a hot housing market have all contributed to unprecedented levels of multifamily rent growth, Yardi Matrix says in its...