Research Center - Matrix

  • Demand Shines in Seattle

    The metro’s multifamily rent growth continues to outpace the national average, due to healthy demographic trends, steady job gains and escalating household formation.

    02 May 2018 19:02
  • Upscale Units Drive Rent Growth in San Jose

    The metro’s affordability issues are likely to continue, since multifamily developers are focusing on high-end assets, which are more profitable than working-class units.

    02 May 2018 14:15
  • Demand Eclipses Rising Supply in Orange County

    Steady job gains and a high barrier to homeownership maintain a strong multifamily demand in the area, giving landlords the pricing power.

    01 May 2018 15:15
  • Diluted Inventory Moderates Growth in Manhattan

    Due to a quick increase in rental unit and condo development, rents and per-square-foot prices are sliding in the prohibitively priced market.

    30 April 2018 15:05
  • Fundamentals Flourish in LA

    Increased investor interest in the metro’s multifamily assets is driving property values to new highs, while keeping acquisition yields at nationwide lows.

    27 April 2018 13:44
  • Houston Makes Buoyancy Its Brand

    The metro’s multifamily market displayed a strong performance in the fourth quarter of 2017. As construction remains robust, rents are expected to rise by 2.3 percent in 2018.

    26 April 2018 15:41
  • Economic, Supply Growth Remains High in Dallas

    Both multifamily development and investment in DFW continue at a torrid pace, bolstered by one of the country’s best-performing economies and rapid population gains.

    25 April 2018 15:41
  • Tech, Finance Sectors Revive Growth in Chicago

    The city remains a financial powerhouse and continues to add high-paying jobs, helping rent growth achieve a slight recovery.

    24 April 2018 13:51
  • Healthy Demographics Push Up Demand in Austin

    The metro’s multifamily demand is expected to remain strong, sustained by an estimated population growth of 2.8 percent in 2018.

    23 April 2018 15:04
  • Maintaining Momentum in Atlanta

    The metro’s economic growth and positive demographics support apartment demand, even at a time when inventory expansion is rapid, having reached new highs in recent years.

    20 April 2018 13:19
  • Strengthening Economy Pushes Growth in Columbus

    The city's multifamily market is finally hitting its stride as rent growth is coming into its own, while the rate of inventory expansion is poised to remain elevated.

    04 April 2018 13:32
  • Rent Growth Continues in Sacramento

    California’s capital city again led the nation in multifamily rent growth in 2017. This year, a surge of 1,100 new apartments is poised to push rates up by a more moderate 7.2 percent.

    03 April 2018 13:23
  • High Rents Drive Move to Fringes in San Francisco

    The city’s booming economy, fueled by its education and health services sector, is upholding a healthy housing demand.

    02 April 2018 15:41
  • Manhattan Office Landscape Stands Steady

    Midtown South and Chelsea are adding firms in the technology, advertising, media and information industries, while some financial companies ponder a shift to Hudson Yards, where more than 10 million square feet are expected to come online over the next few quarters.

    02 April 2018 12:52
  • Demand, Supply Still Sky High in Miami

    The city's multifamily market displays solid fundamentals and a diverse economic profile, although it remains challenged by a substantial amount of new supply.

    30 March 2018 14:06