Research Center - West

  • Job Diversity Sustains Denver’s Economy

    Employment and population gains are pushing up demand for apartments across the metro, which had roughly 26,000 rental units under construction as of November.

    23 January 2018 15:38
  • Sacramento Office Market Gains Momentum

    The sector is picking up, fueled by recovering office-using industries, growing demographics and increasing leasing activity, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    17 January 2018 11:24
  • Companies Compete for Space in Denver

    Led by technology, telecommunications and energy, businesses are expanding across the metro, intensifying competition for office space in both the CBD and the suburbs.

    16 January 2018 13:02
  • Cranes Drive Growth in Las Vegas

    Following a silent spell for significant real estate development in the Las Vegas Valley, the market is now flooded with major projects that the construction sector is struggling to deliver.

    28 December 2017 14:38
  • Landlords Hold Pricing Power in Orange County

    Demand for apartments continues to be strong in the area, where high construction costs and surging land values maintain the housing market as one of the most expensive in the country.

    27 December 2017 14:23
  • Tech Scene Continues to Thrive in Seattle

    Fueled by the continued expansion of the technology sector and population growth, the city's multifamily market remains healthy.

    26 December 2017 15:59
  • Interest Stays High in LA

    Rent growth continues to derive from a disconnect between growing supply in the Lifestyle segment and demand for workforce properties.

    20 December 2017 13:18
  • Inland Empire’s Road to Recovery

    Office leasing activity was solid in all submarkets, with nearly 1.5 million square feet leased across the metro. Roughly 200,000 square feet of space is scheduled to come online by year-end.

    06 December 2017 13:26
  • Orange County Gives Its Best Performance

    At the end of the first half of 2017, the metro reached its lowest vacancy rate since the recession, continuing the previous year’s positive net absorption streak.

    05 December 2017 13:28
  • Jobs, Population Growth Sustain Demand in San Jose

    A competitive economy is keeping the metro's unemployment rate down. With Silicon Valley continuing to expand, demand for rentals is likely to remain healthy, albeit less frothy.

    01 December 2017 16:49
  • Demand Breaks Records in Salt Lake City

    Solid employment gains are producing a high demand for apartments across the metro, which continues to attract investors and developers alike.

    29 November 2017 14:04
  • Rent Deceleration Continues in San Francisco

    The metro’s economy is strong and market indicators reflect continued growth, albeit at a slower pace than a couple of years ago. As supply continues to catch up with demand, Yardi Matrix expects rents to rise 0.8 percent in 2017.

    22 November 2017 13:36
  • Sacramento Market Maintains Robust Rent Growth

    While investment activity has slightly tempered in the city, property values have skyrocketed, boosting average per-unit prices to $160,000. New supply remains limited, as only 900 units will be added to the market in 2017.

    30 October 2017 13:30
  • 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 Firm, Rent Growth Totters in Portland

    The metro’s strong employment growth is pushing up multifamily demand, especially for market-rate apartments. Nearly 8,400 units were underway as of August, of which some 3,200 units are slated to come online by December.

    23 October 2017 08:13