Series: Market Update
Up Close and Local: Atlanta Market Update
Atlanta normally ranks among the country’s apartment demand leaders. It’s also a big construction center too, so the leasing environment tends to be fairly competitive, especially in the luxury product Class A space. How have COVID-19 and the resulting recession impacted the metro’s supply-demand relationship, and how do investors view this market now that additional challenges have emerged in gateway metros that would be alternatives to Atlanta in the distribution of capital?
Join RealPage analysts for an examination of key apartment sector metrics in Atlanta and the metro’s near-term outlook.
Discussion topics include:
- Construction activity concentrations by neighborhood
- Atlanta’s economy and other apartment demand drivers
- Performance levels across the spectrum of Class A, B and C properties
- Atlanta’s apartment sector status relative to other key metros in the Southeast
- Property sales and pricing
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.
Arben SkivjaniEconomist & Data Scientist, RealPage, Inc.
Arben Skivjani is an Economist and Data Scientist for RealPage, Inc. His primary focus is on forecasting and modeling, economic impact studies, reporting and analysis of macroeconomic indicators that affect the multifamily industry. Prior to joining RealPage, Arben worked for several government and private sector entities, including the District of Columbia Department of Employment Services, Center for Business and Economic Development at the University of Alabama and Camoin Associates in Upstate New York. As a native of Kosovo, Arben worked on several projects for the United Nations World Health Organization and the European Agency for Reconstruction in Southeastern Europe.
Arben is an active member the Dallas/Fort Worth Association for Business Economics and the National Association for Business Economics and served as a vice president and board member Alabama Economics Club.
Arben graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Auburn University at Montgomery and a master’s degree in economics from The University of Alabama.