Research Center - Matrix

  • Positive Momentum in Atlanta

    A rapidly rising population is adding to the city’s congestion issues, but also fostering demand for apartments and pushing rents higher. Rents were up 2.9 percent to $1,108 as of May, and Yardi Matrix forecasts a 3.5 percent increase in 2017.

    02 August 2017 06:45
  • Growing Inventory Caps Rent Growth in Austin

    The metro’s economy is strong and population is booming, but a heavy new supply of apartments is limiting rent growth.

    01 August 2017 07:45
  • Rents Moderate in the Bay Area

    Just one year after double-digit increases had bumped the average to $2,480—among the highest in the country—the rate decreased by 0.5 percent year-over-year through May.

    31 July 2017 07:00
  • Salt Lake City Demand Outpaces Insufficient Supply

    Driven by robust population growth and low unemployment, Utah’s largest city is rapidly expanding, generating healthy housing demand, according to Yardi Matrix.

    28 July 2017 07:00
  • Development Boom Tempers Chicago Rent Growth

    The city is preparing to receive a record level of new deliveries, with more than 8,000 units expected to come online this year, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    27 July 2017 07:00
  • Strong Development Softens Demand in Portland

    As the metro’s economy continues to thrive and the area adds residents at double the national rate, there is no shortage of large multifamily projects.

    26 July 2017 07:00
  • North Texas, Corporate Juggernaut

    Dallas-Fort Worth has 48,000 multifamily units under construction, but the metro is expected to absorb its substantial pipeline due to rapid demographic expansion.

    25 July 2017 07:00
  • Indianapolis: Full Speed Ahead

    Demand for apartments continues to be strong, thanks to the locale’s relative affordability. The city’s high-quality education system and skilled workforce attract residents and employers, propelling economic growth.

    07 July 2017 07:54
  • Broad-Based Employment Drives Demand in Tampa

    Robust investor interest and broad employment gains are driving demand across asset classes, with population growth leading to higher multifamily occupancy rates and rents, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    06 July 2017 04:11
  • Miami’s Healthy Climate

    With substantial job gains and above-average population growth, the metro continues to foster positive fundamentals for multifamily.

    04 July 2017 13:17
  • LA: Affordable Housing Wanted

    Continued improvement in the area’s job market and a steady household creation maintain rent growth in contrast to the nationwide cooling trend, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    03 July 2017 09:29
  • San Antonio Lures Investors

    Demand for apartments is expected to remain high as more residents move south to avoid the rising cost of housing in Austin.

    29 June 2017 19:59
  • Sacramento Sets the Pace

    Although multifamily rent gains across the country have been decelerating in recent months, Sacramento continues to outperform. The average rent across the metro was up 9 percent year-over-year as of April.

    29 June 2017 08:01
  • Detroit: Far From Singing the Blues

    After years of little multifamily supply, development is beginning to pick up, with more than 4,000 units under construction. Rents increased 4.2 percent year-over-year as of April, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    28 June 2017 08:21
  • St. Louis Gears Up

    Despite a slowly declining population, the city continues to see positive economic trends. Developers ramped up apartment deliveries in 2016, when 1,370 units came online, according to Yardi Matrix.

    27 June 2017 08:25