Is There Fuel Left in the Tank? 2018 Apartment Market Outlook
Peak performance levels for both occupancy and rent growth appear to be in the rearview mirror. But results still look good measured against long-term historical standards. And demand influences are holding strong, opening the door for solid showings among those making the right investment and operational decisions.
Why You Should Watch
We’re kicking off the ninth year of our current apartment market cycle with an in-depth, interactive discussion about the 2018 apartment market outlook.
Join Greg Willett and Jay Parsons to learn more about 2018’s strong—and not-so-strong—apartment markets and product segments, and what that means for driving your own portfolio performance. Topics covered include:
- The country’s near-term economic outlook
- Urban core versus suburban performance variation
- Class B workforce housing market dynamics
- Construction trends
- Investment capital flows
Greg facilitates the alignment of the firm’s technology and analytics solutions with rental housing sector needs and opportunities. He is well versed on rental housing market fundamentals and activity nationally, by metro and in individual neighborhoods. Greg is active in industry organizations such as the National Multifamily Housing Council, the Urban Land Institute and the National Apartment Association. He provides commentary for national and local business media.
Jay ParsonsDeputy Chief Economist and Vice President of Asset Optimization, RealPage, Inc.
Jay Parsons is RealPage’s Deputy Chief Economist and Vice President of Asset Optimization. Jay has been in the multifamily housing industry for more than a decade, and works across market research and forecasting, revenue management, business intelligence, as well as multi-dimensional optimization across pricing, marketing, leasing and risk management. He has provided commentary on CNBC and in the Wall Street Journal. His writings and research have been published by the Pension Real Estate Association, the Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Apartment Association, American Banker, GlobeSt and Multifamily Executive. Jay is also a frequent speaker at events and conference, including the National Multifamily Housing Council, NAIOP, NAA and ULI.