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.

5 Reasons Owners And Renters Should Be Positive On Phoenix

Phoenix has 5 positive key elements that owners, investors, property managers and renters may want to consider when looking to rent, invest or buy real estate in the Valley of the Sun.John Burns Real Estate Consulting...

Hottest Jobs For 2017

A new study showing the hottest jobs for 2017 shows strong future growth in property and community association management, according to a release.The study and background also shows property management and community management employment,...

Eugene Student Apartment Complex Sold For $104 Million

A Singapore-based investment company has purchased Eugene, Oregon’s largest downtown apartment complex, Capstone, also called 13th and Olive, for $104 million, according to reports.Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd, based in Singapore, purchased seven student apartment...

Home Buyers And Renters Require Home Office Space In Housing

New research shows that 39% of people looking to buy a new home, work from home at least one day per week leading to more growth in dedicated home-office space in housing.Almost 25% of...

What A Recent Poll Of Top Housing Professionals Showed

A poll of what some of John Burns Real Estate Consulting clients, many of whom are top housing professionals, think about housing and what they are witnessing in their business at a recent conference showed: Very...

What Do Current Economic Trends Mean for Property Management?

What Do Current Economic Trends Mean for Property Management?By Marc Courtenay, www.propertymanager.comThere are times where we throw caution to the wind and go “all in.” There are other times to pause and carefully ponder...

Ten-X’s Latest U.S. Retail Market Outlook Shows Sector’s Top 5 ‘Buy’ and ‘Sell’ Markets

Ten-X's Latest U.S. Retail Market Outlook Shows Sector's Top 5 'Buy' and 'Sell' MarketsTen-X Research reveals retail sector struggling to gain momentum as consumers turn increasingly toward online shoppingTen-X, the nation's leading online real...

While U.S. Economy Grows, Housing Confidence Remains Flat

While U.S. Economy Grows, Housing Confidence Remains FlatMillennials Worry More Than Others About Home Buying, According to ValueInsured's Quarterly IndexDespite positive economic indicators like record wage growth and falling unemployment, housing confidence remained flat...

$175 Billion In Apartment Rental Revenue Last 5 Years

New revenue highs for the apartment rental industry have been set over the past five years, according to a new report from research firm IBISWorld, and will top $175 billion by the end of...

Seattle Company Buys Two Washington Apartment Communities

A Seattle company and an institutional equity partner have purchased a $22 million apartment community in Richland, Washington and a $19 million apartment community in Kennewick, Washington.Security Properties bought the Riverpointe Apartments, a 228-unit Class B...