Market Intelligence: U.S. Fall Apartment Market Outlook
With prime leasing season for 2021 now in the rear-view mirror, how did the nation do in terms of generating apartment demand?
Recent rent and occupancy levels have outperformed what many originally anticipated, leaving many owners and operators optimistic as we move into the slower leasing period of the cold winter months. See the metro-level performance leaders and laggards — and dig into some neighborhood-level key metrics as well.
Join RealPage® economists for a conversation about the national apartment sector’s current status and the near-term outlook.
Discussion topics include:
- Gateway performance shifts
- Urban core and suburban metrics
- Asset class performance variation
- Construction activity
- Investor appetite and property transaction stats
Jay Parsons serves as RealPage’s Deputy Chief Economist and Vice President of Asset Optimization and Renter Engagement. He is a frequent author and speaker on topics including rental housing investment and asset management strategy, rental housing policy issues, risk management and property management – covering apartments and single-family rentals. Jay has been cited in The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and CNBC, among other outlets. His commentaries have been published by the Pension Real Estate Association, the Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Apartment Association, American Banker and GlobeSt.
Carl WhitakerDirector of Research & Analysis, Market Analytics, RealPage, Inc.
Carl Whitaker is a Real Estate Economist with RealPage’s Data Analytics division. At RealPage, Carl has specialized in creating industry presentations, market and submarket trend reports and crafting ways in which data can be more easily consumed and leveraged by clients. Carl holds degrees from the University of North Texas, including a Master of Science in Applied Geography.