Spring Student Housing Market Update
We’re in the midst of another year when young adults are trying to make college attendance and associated housing decisions despite the fact that universities can’t tell them what the college experience will be as of Fall 2021. Many schools are pushing for more in-person classes and on-campus activities, but students know that those plans can change.
Join RealPage experts Carl Whitaker and Greg Willett for an examination of how the student housing sector’s Fall 2021 semester performance is shaping up so far.
Discussion topics include:
- Leasing activity and pricing power seen to date
- Schools leading and lagging performance trends
- Construction activity
- Property transactions and investment trends
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.