Thursday, May 26, 2022

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.

Why Coliving Should Be Part of Your Rental Property Portfolio

Why Coliving Should Be Part of Your Rental Property Portfolio

Why coliving should be part of your rental property portfolio as this housing trend could provide real value for landlords. By David Mazza I’d love to give you a rock-solid, Merriam-Webster-esque definition of “coliving.” The truth...
Rent Controlled Markets Feel Reduction in Multifamily Investments

Rent Controlled Markets Feel Reduction in Multifamily Investments

A new survey shows that almost 60 percent of multifamily firms indicate they are reducing or avoiding investment in rent-controlled markets, according to the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC). An additional 15 percent say are...
Rents were up moderately in most markets in January, when rent growth is normally slow, indicating multifamily fundamentals are still strong Yardi Matrix reports

Promising Start in January for Multifamily Fundamentals

Rents were up moderately in most markets in January, when rent growth is normally slow, indicating that the multifamily fundamentals are still strong, Yardi Matrix says in its latest report. Multifamily fundamentals appear strong as...
Oregon State Auditor to Review Rental Assistance Funds Payments Oregon Emergency Rental Assistance Program funds will be audited by the director of the office’s audit division following criticism

Oregon State Auditor to Review Rental Assistance Funds Payments

The audit division of the Oregon secretary of state’s office says in a statement that the Oregon Emergency Rental Assistance Program funds will be audited by the director of the office’s audit division, Kip...
National Rents Edge Back Up into Positive Territory in January

National Rents Edge Back Up into Positive Territory in January

January rents inched back up into positive territory nationally overall, but many metros are still seeing declining rents, according to the Apartment List February report. The national index was up a slight 0.2 percent over...
Another Bullish Year For Multifamily In 2022?

Another Bullish Year For Multifamily In 2022?

Multifamily appears poised for another bullish year in 2022 as healthy economic growth, rising apartment occupancy and capital flowing into multifamily, Yardi Matrix says in their winter report. “We anticipate demand for apartments will remain...
Single-Family Build-to-Rent Expected to Hit All-time High In 2022

Single-Family Build-to-Rent Expected to Hit All-time High In 2022

The popularity of single-family build-to-rent homes continues to grow and is expected to hit an all-time high in 2022, according to a new study from RentCafe. The pandemic has pushed renters to look for more...
Student Housing Leasing Surpasses Pre-Pandemic Levels

Student Housing Leasing Surpasses Pre-Pandemic Levels

The student-housing industry has largely recovered from the pandemic as student housing leasing has passed pre-pandemic levels despite news of decreased enrollments, according to the latest report from Yardi Matrix. The preleasing period for the...
Rent Prices Turn a Corner as Rent Growth Slows

Rent Prices Turn a Corner as Rent Growth Slows

Across the nation, rent prices fell 0.2 percent last month, representing the country’s first measurable price decline since 2020 rent growth records, according to the January report from Apartment List. Last year was a period...
Portland rents have declined 1.1 percent over the past month, according to the latest report from Apartment List.

Portland Rents Continue To Decline For Second Month

Portland rents have declined 1.1 percent over the past month, according to the latest report from Apartment List. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after the last increase...