Series: Market Update
Up Close and Local: Indianapolis and Kansas City Market Update
Indianapolis and Kansas City are amazingly similar apartment markets in quite a few ways. Their existing stocks are nearly identical. They have added new units at virtually the same levels during this economic cycle. Current occupancy lines up. And, rent growth rates of late? You guessed it. They match.
Join RealPage experts for a discussion of what makes these two apartment markets in the Midwest so similar. Plus, we’ll point out how the metros differ, too.
Discussion topics include:
- Composition of the local economies and patterns in job production
- Variation in performance by product niche
- Neighborhood-level opportunities and challenges
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.
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.