Series: Market Update
Up Close and Local: Nashville Market Update
While institutional capital sources barely had Nashville on the radar for apartment investment prior to the current economic cycle, stellar performance results have raised the metro’s profile in recent years. Now that development activity has surged and acquisition prices have climbed, can the metro continue to live up to its current hype?
Join RealPage Chief Economist Greg Willett and Data Analyst Carl Whitaker as they discuss the influences that contribute to Nashville’s appeal and examine the near-term apartment sector outlook.
Discussion topics include:
- Occupancy and rent growth levels
- Construction patterns in total and by neighborhood
- 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.
Carl WhitakerMarket Analyst, RealPage, Inc.
Carl Whitaker is a market analyst with RealPage’s Data Analytics division. He brings a background in geography and demographics, analyzing the apartment sector and creating in-depth reports and presentations for clients. Carl has previously worked as an analyst for Axiometrics and for a commercial real estate consulting company whose clients included multifamily property owners where he conducted demographic analysis and analyzed demand for land uses. He holds a Master of Science in Geography.