Research Center - South

  • Houston Embarks on Healing Process

    The outlook for the multifamily sector will brighten as residents in need of housing absorb the new supply. Rents showed positive growth for the first time in more than a year.

    29 December 2017 14:43
  • Supply Catches Up With Demand in Austin

    The Texas capital boasts a strong economic and population growth, maintaining a steady demand for multifamily, despite the temporary surge in supply.

    21 December 2017 12:28
  • Raleigh Hotel Market: On the Rise

    The City of Oaks’ economy and lodging industry continues to see strong growth, as the area remains a premier destination for business and tourism. Consulting firm HVS’ research pointed out that Raleigh’s hotel industry is performing well, making Raleigh one of the top hospitality markets in the country.

    08 December 2017 14:03
  • Growing Economy Spurs Development in West Palm Beach

    No major office project has come online since 2008, but market dynamics are poised to shift, with substantial new commercial developments planned for the coming years.

    07 December 2017 13:25
  • Airbnb Going Strong in Texas

    According to AirDNA data, three major Texas metros are witnessing an important growth in Airbnb user adoption. Austin, Houston and Dallas have seen the total number of listings increase by as much as 90 percent year-over-year in October.

    28 November 2017 12:25
  • Albuquerque: Duke City Strives to End Woes

    The metro has one of the highest unemployment rates in the nation and moderate population growth, yet its real estate fundamentals continue to lag those of neighboring areas.

    26 October 2017 14:35
  • Job Growth Keeps Market Steady in Miami

    The metro’s economic profile is diverse, but education and health services; leisure and hospitality; and trade, transportation and utilities continue to drive employment.

    24 October 2017 14:56
  • New Supply Tempers Rent Growth in San Antonio

    The metro’s economy continues to appeal to both investors and developers. Upcoming supply is robust, with more than 8,000 units under construction and another 10,000 in the planning stage.

    20 October 2017 15:26
  • Rapid Job Gains Reshape Tampa

    Solid fundamentals and above-trend employment growth spur demand for multifamily product across the metro, leading to significant rent increases. Transaction volume is also robust, while deliveries are expected to hit a cycle peak by the end of the year.

    18 October 2017 15:35
  • Slow Growth, Plentiful Promise in Fort Lauderdale

    After years of dormancy in the wake of the financial crisis, office construction is finally sprouting in Fort Lauderdale, where more than 585,000 square feet of space is expected to come online by the end of the year.

    16 October 2017 11:18
  • Office Sector Picks Up in Miami

    Miami continues to attract national and overseas attention and capital, with transaction volume topping $1 billion in the 12 months ending in July. The metro’s office inventory includes more than 51 million square feet of space and is largely dominated by Class A and A+ properties.

    13 October 2017 11:03
  • Charlotte Teems With Demand Drivers

    Employment growth made the city an attractive target for new and expanding businesses, while supporting long-term multifamily demand. Following last year’s cycle high in deliveries, some 6,800 units are slated for completion in 2017.

    10 October 2017 05:00
  • Jacksonville Set for Economic Expansion

    Multifamily remains a solid investment in the metro, where both employment and population are growing. In turn, these positive demographic changes are creating strong rental demand.

    09 October 2017 12:39
  • Knoxville: No Longer in Nashville’s Shadow?

    Both investors and developers are actively seeking opportunities in the market, which is expected to add new units at a rate that has not been met since 2011.

    04 October 2017 15:30
  • Population Growth Sustains Demand in Nashville

    The city is slowly diversifying its economy, venturing from reliance on the entertainment industry. In response to the growing demand, developers are ramping up construction, with more than 13,000 units underway as of July.

    03 October 2017 13:46