Multihousing Likely to be Impacted for Some Time by Lower-Than-Needed Housing Construction

Multihousing Likely to be Impacted for Some Time by Lower-Than-Needed Housing Construction

What does a shortage of single-family residential properties mean for the multihousing industry? A just-released report from Freddie Mac says the nearly-decade-long period of low residential property building is resulting in more demand for existing multihousing and other solutions for those seeking housing. The inadequate supply of housing is due, Freddie Mac says, to increasing […]

Cooling U.S. Multifamily Market No Cause for Alarm, YardiMatrix Says

Multifamily market rent declines in November reflected the normal seasonal fluctuation, are no cause for alarm, and demand remains strong, according to YardiMatrix’s Multifamily National Report (November 2018). “Multifamily rent growth in 2018 stands at 3.1%, higher than most estimates coming into the year. Rents have stalled in the fourth quarter, a typical pattern, declining […]

CRE Transaction Volume Up in 2nd Quarter 2018, Ten-X Commercial Reports

CRE transaction volume totaled $111.4 billion in the second quarter of 2018, a 1.5 percent increase from the previous quarter and a 1.7 percent increase from Q2 2017, according to the latest CRE Volume & Pricing Trends report from Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online and only end-to-end transaction platform for commercial real estate. Retail […]

Apartment Sector Still in Demand, but Faces Oversupply, Rising Vacancies

Increased construction of apartment properties across U.S. markets in the last few years was a welcome sign that the economy was truly on a recovery path. But this building boom has resulted in heady oversupplies and vacancies that have climbed to their highest level since 2012 despite continuing strong demand, according to Ten-X Commercial’s newly […]

Study Ranks Best MSAs for Multifamily, Condo and SFR Price Growth

A recent study by HouseCanary examined the top 100 MSAs (metropolitan statistical areas) in the U.S. by population to determine which showed the highest year-over-year price growth for apartments, condos and single-family homes. An increase in population and jobs is a strong indicator of emerging markets where there could be potential for investors in multifamily […]

Commercial Investment Activity in Q1 2018 Rises 6.7% Compared with Q1 2017

First-quarter investment activity across the five commercial real estate sectors was up 6.7 percent in 2018, compared to Q1 2017, though total deal volume was lower than both the third and fourth quarters of last year, according to a new report from Tex-X Commercial. Ten-X’s latest Commercial Real Estate Volume & Pricing Trends report found […]