Apartment Market Pulse

Winter 2020: Apartment Market Pulse

March, 2020 | Updated May, 2020

U.S. Apartment Market Looking back at 2019, the apartment market wrapped up a historically strong year on numerous fronts, including rent growth, absorption and occupancy rates. Apartment fundamentals seasonally subsided during Q4 2019, yet levels remained healthy. Occupancy inched up 0.8 percent…

Fall 2019: Demand Fuels Occupancy Growth

March, 2020 | Updated January, 2021

U.S. Apartment Market Strong apartment demand continued to be powered by job growth, demographic trends, and economic shifts. According to RealPage, occupancy during the third quarter climbed to 96.3 percent, almost reaching the all-time high of 96.4 in late 2000. Occupancy increased by at least…

Rents and Occupancy Stabilize Thanks to Fewer Deliveries and Tight Housing Market

August, 2017 | Updated August, 2021

Although the national apartment market was stagnant during the end of 2016 and beginning of 2017, market fundamentals improved during the second quarter. A tight for-sale housing market, combined with slowing apartment construction activity and favorable demographic trends, portend a generally…