Up Close and Local: Dallas-Ft. Worth Market Update
North Texas ranks among the country’s most favored markets for apartment investors, a position supported by the area’s nation-leading apartment demand capacity. However, Dallas/Fort Worth is the #1 spot for apartment construction too, so the leasing environment can prove quite competitive in some product niches and neighborhoods.
Join RealPage Chief Economist Greg Willett and Market Analyst Adam Couch as they explore the Dallas/Fort Worth area’s key apartment performance metrics and the region’s near-term outlook.
Discussion topics include:
- The local economy and other apartment demand influences
- Momentum across the urban core, high-end suburbs and neighborhoods with more moderate pricing
- North Texas renter characteristics
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 for RealPage, Inc. He is the co-host of RealPage’s weekly market webcasts that feature analysis and insights on macro and micro level trends shaping national and local apartment performance. Adam also has been a featured speaker at several multifamily housing industry conferences and regularly provides commentary for national and local business media. Prior to joining Realpage, Adam worked in the foreign exchange and futures industry where he focused specifically in capital markets.
He received his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of North Texas. Adam was also a part of the Student Investment Group and travelled extensively throughout China, where he studied international policy and its impact on macroeconomics.