Up Close and Local: Minneapolis-St. Paul Market Update
The metro Minneapolis-St. Paul area nearly always ranks among the country’s strongest apartment occupancy performers. Rent growth results can be more hit-or-miss. Given leasing activity in the Twin Cities is highly seasonal, how is the metro positioned moving into the cold-weather months, when demand will be sluggish?
Join RealPage Chief Economist Greg Willet and Data Analyst Adam Couch for a conversation exploring apartment sector influences that move the needle on overall performance.
Discussion topics include:
- The economy and other apartment demand influences
- Building volumes
- Neighborhood-level performance stand-outs
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.