Monthly Archives: June 2016

Online Fraud Worries Property Managers

The increase in online rental applications has raised concerns about identity theft and online fraud among property managers, according to the results of a new survey by TransUnion of 163 property managers who manage more than 500 rental units nationwide. … Continue reading

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Apartment Development, Demand Spreads to Suburbs

While the development boom in core apartment and condominium submarkets has garnered most of the headlines, developers have actually delivered more than twice as much new multifamily supply in the suburban markets.   Several executives of large publicly traded apartment REITs … Continue reading

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Apartment Rents, Occupancies Edge Higher

While rental rate growth likely peaked at last year’s 6% spike levels, apartment rents are still projected to increase by a strong 4% in 2016, with landlords still able to aggressively push rates in certain markets, especially in tech-concentrated areas … Continue reading

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Apartment Construction Hits Peak Year

Multifamily developers continue to churn out record levels of new supply ahead of what is expected to be a peak year for apartment construction in 2016. The number of new apartments under construction is at its highest level since the … Continue reading

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