2019 U.S. Spring Apartment Market Outlook
Hear predictions for what the market holds for 2019.
The typically slow Q1 leasing period is in the books. Now it’s time to review the U.S. apartment market outlook as we transition into prime leasing season. A big block of new supply is a due in the near term. Will the economy continue to spur household formation and housing demand? Can high renter retention rates continue to support occupancy and rent growth? Will investment appetite in the rental housing space continue? Join RealPage experts Greg Willett and Jay Parsons they share their insights on the apartment sector’s near-term prospects.
- Performance variation across the spectrum of Class A, B and C properties
- Metro-level performance leaders and laggards
- Apartment owner and operator hot-button issues
Adam CouchMarket Analyst, RealPage, Inc.
Adam Couch is a market analyst with RealPage’s Data Analytics division. Prior to joining Realpage, Adam worked in the foreign exchange and futures industry where he focused specifically in capital markets. He graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Finance and was a part of the Student Investment Group. Adam has traveled extensively throughout China where he studied international policy and its impact on macroeconomics.
Greg WillettChief Economist, RealPage, Inc.
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.