Up Close and Local: Austin Market Update
Austin’s apartment market may have lagged behind much of the country in rent growth early in 2018, but its price upturns topped the national norm by the end of the year. And Austin’s recent performance in the urban core matched or even exceeded results from its suburban areas.
What key drivers will influence achievable occupancy and rent growth in Austin apartments during 2019-2020? Join RealPage experts Greg Willett and Adam Couch to discuss:
- Composition of the Austin metro economy and patterns in job production
- Austin area building volumes
- Neighborhood-level opportunities and challenges
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.
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.