Research Center - South

  • 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
  • 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
  • Construction Surge Stalls Rent Growth in San Antonio

    Despite a wave of new deliveries—which dampened rent growth to just 0.8 percent—the metro’s multifamily fundamentals remain healthy, sustained by above-trend employment gains.

    02 March 2018 15:45
  • Albuquerque Struggles on Recovery Path

    Despite a slowdown in 2017, the metro’s multifamily market performance is in line with its historical averages. Core submarkets are leading growth, while the suburbs gradually recover from the most recent downturn.

    27 February 2018 19:44
  • Thriving Economy Fuels Dynamic Market in Charlotte

    The city’s robust growth is attributable to its flourishing economy, low cost of living and high quality of life.

    26 February 2018 14:56
  • Economic Growth Pushes Up Demand in Raleigh

    The area’s multifamily market had a healthy run in 2017. Favorable living and wage conditions lure many local graduates to remain within the region, expanding the Research Triangle’s economy and fueling rental demand.

    23 February 2018 14:50
  • Robust Development Tempers Occupancy in Tampa

    Multifamily demand is expected to remain strong across the metro, which has become a tech industry hotbed in recent years, due to housing affordability and a favorable tax and regulatory environment.

    21 February 2018 12:43
  • Orlando Closes the Year in Style

    As population gains further bolster demand, multifamily rents are prone to above-trend growth in the foreseeable future.

    02 February 2018 12:30
  • Jacksonville Powers Through

    A relatively limited amount of new multifamily construction in Northeast Florida has kept the occupancy rate above its historical average, presenting opportunity for increased rent growth.

    25 January 2018 16:12
  • Sector on the Mend in Houston

    The metro’s office market has grown substantially in recent years, but faces a few challenges, such as the ongoing recovery from the drop in oil prices, a sometimes-unconstrained development pipeline, as well as the effects of Hurricane Harvey.

    15 January 2018 13:13
  • Is Atlanta Approaching a Market Peak?

    The metro’s development boom is not slowing down. Multifamily investments and deliveries showed signs of peaking by year-end, as roughly 8,700 units came online as of October 2017.

    03 January 2018 14:09
  • Demographic Expansion Pushes Up Demand in Dallas

    Investors remain bullish, as $5 billion in multifamily assets traded in DFW last year. The recent construction surge has come at a cost, as the occupancy rate dropped by 40 basis points to 95.4 percent as of September 2017.

    02 January 2018 14:54
  • 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