Research Center - West

  • Rents Rise Despite Surging Deliveries in Denver

    Growth has cooled since the metro was among the nation’s leaders in appreciation, but rents are now increasing at a more sustainable pace.

    05 September 2017 09:13
  • Tech Scene Stays Hot, Rent Growth Cools in San Jose

    Rent growth has been decelerating since it reached double-digit levels in 2015. As of May, the metro’s $2,675 average rent was more than double the national average of $1,316, according to Yardi Matrix.

    04 August 2017 09:05
  • Economy Watch: Slowing Development in CA May Point to Nationwide Issue

    Despite positive economic data like low unemployment and income increases, all property types are expected to see a construction slowdown in the Golden State, according to the recently released Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson forecast.

    03 August 2017 09:04
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Albuquerque: On the Mend

    Despite being the hub of New Mexico’s technology corridor, the metro has only experienced modest population and employment growth throughout the recent economic expansion, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    26 June 2017 13:30
  • Phoenix Rising

    The Valley of the Sun is riding a wave of solid performance. New supply is keeping pace with demand, helping to maintain healthy vacancy rates.

    26 May 2017 08:00
  • Portland’s Silicon Forest Continues to Grow

    Multifamily demand remains elevated, fueled by a healthy job market and an influx of young people. Oregon’s GDP grew 4.6 percent as of the third quarter of 2016, placing it in the top 10 fastest-growing states in the nation.

    25 May 2017 08:58
  • The Inland Empire Expands

    Multifamily rent growth in San Bernardino and Riverside counties continued its extremely fast pace over the past year, supported by a healthy job market and moderate inventory expansion, Yardi Matrix data shows.

    24 May 2017 08:33
  • Steady San Diego

    Rents were up 4.8 percent in the year ending in March, continuing to outperform the national average, Yardi Matrix data shows. And at 96.8 percent, the metro’s occupancy rate is one of the highest in the country.

    23 May 2017 08:01
  • RE Forecast: Cloudy with Some Sunshine

    Executives from Hines, AvalonBay and Trepp offered their outlook for the next three years as ULI unveiled the results of its Real Estate Consensus Forecast.

    05 May 2017 10:00
  • Investors Cash Chips in Las Vegas

    Apartment construction slowed in 2016 to 2,000 new units, likely because of oversupply of single-family home rentals. But development looks promising, with more than 4,500 units under construction, according to Yardi Matrix.

    04 May 2017 08:02