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Robots Are Taking Over (the Rental Screening Process)

Landlords are using artificial intelligence to vet prospective renters The Wall Street Journal (November 25, 2019) — For decades, when you applied for an apartment, the landlord — or a tenant screening company hired by the landlord — would read more

Communities Make Sustainability Improvements

Chicagoland Apartment Association — Sustainability is an increasingly important issue for the multifamily industry. New building codes in Chicagoland and throughout the U.S. require developers of new apartments to meet more stringent standards for water and energy efficiency. Owners read more

Rents in New Mexico’s largest city appear to be rising

Associated Press (OCTOBER 16, 2019) — Two studies show rents in New Mexico’s largest city appear to be rising. The Texas-based company RealPage recently found rents around Albuquerque rose 5% in the past year, the Albuquerque Journal reports . read more

Economist Predicts a Mild Recession is in Store

A brief pause to rein in the annual delivery pace from current levels around 300,000 market-rate units wouldn’t be a bad thing for areas where construction is most aggressive, Greg Willett says in this EXCLUSIVE GlobeSt (OCTOBER 16, 2019) read more