M/PF YieldStar Sets Dates, Locations for Upcoming Southeast & Texas Apartment Markets Conferences


(May 16, 2007)—M/PF YieldStar, the leading source of apartment market intelligence for the multifamily industry, today announced that its Southeast Apartment Markets Conference will be held September 12 in Atlanta, Georgia, and its Texas Apartment Markets Conference will be held November 7 in Dallas, Texas.

Each conference will offer insights on current market fundamentals and projected outlooks for the region by economists from Torto Wheaton and staff from M/PF YieldStar. The core session for each conference will feature an update on trends in supply, demand, occupancy and rents—as well as insight on neighborhood-level activity and expectations for the coming year. Also included on each agenda will be a keynote presentation that tackles issues facing the industry, and individual sessions that will focus on apartment transaction activity, finance, operations and special topics for the region.

The Southeast Apartment Markets Conference will be held at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta. The conference will cover the Atlanta, Charlotte, Orlando, South Florida and Tampa. Smaller markets to be covered include Birmingham, Greensboro, Greenville, Jacksonville, Memphis, Nashville, and Raleigh. The cost for the conference is $399.

The Texas Apartment Markets Conference will be held at the Adam’s Mark Hotel in Dallas. The conference will cover the Austin, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, and San Antonio markets. The cost for the conference is $399.

“It’s a dynamic time for apartment market conditions,” said Greg Willett, vice president of research and analysis for M/PF YieldStar. “Metro and neighborhood selection is becoming a greater element in investment success, so it’s important to know your markets and your position in those markets.”

M/PF YieldStar is a division of RealPage, Inc., a leading provider of products and services to the multifamily industry. It maintains the largest database of accurate and timely market information in the industry, offering investors, owners, operators, developers and lenders revenue management and market intelligence products and services needed to make sound business decisions. Its major product offerings include Price Optimizer, an on-demand tool for optimizing rental revenue, and its national, regional and local apartment market reports.

For additional information on the Southeast and Texas Apartment Markets Conferences, please visit www.realpage.com/asset-optimization/ or contact Darby Owen at 877-284-4938 ext. 3207.

About RealPage, Inc.
Located in Carrollton, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, RealPage provides products and services to more than 20,000 apartment communities across the United States. Its five on-demand product suites include OneSite® property management systems that automate the leasing, renting, management, and accounting of conventional, affordable, and student housing properties; CrossFire® property marketing systems that help boost occupancy and build retention; M/PF YieldStarTM asset optimization systems that maximize asset valuation and investment return through revenue management and market intelligence; and VelocityTM utility and billing services that help accelerate payments for resident charges; and LeasingDeskTM risk mitigation systems.


Greg Willett
M/PF YieldStar
4000 International Parkway
Carrollton, Texas 75007
(972) 820-3262