The top storylines in multifamily this week are the Atlanta market, the perils of “unbroken” solutions, millennials and renting, being hardware agnostic, renewals, website accessibility, headwinds and tailwinds in multifamily, rising rents and construction surges.
Industry Trends Report |Week of March 13
The top storylines in multifamily this week are rent reporting to credit bureaus, smoke-free apartments, net operating income, flexible rent payments, app tech that drives resident retention, ChatGPT uses and risks, construction soars, higher-income renters increasing and student housing rent growth.
Industry Trends Report |Week of March 6
The top storylines in multifamily this week are finding a good BTR market, rethinking pet restrictions, hoarding solutions, curb appeal is changing, the 2023 spring leasing preview, ChatGPT and multifamily marketing, oversupply won’t last, the math of renting over buying and the affordability crisis.
Industry Trends Report |Week of February 27
The top storylines in multifamily this week are pets, training and retention, flexible living, the “E” in ESG, the role of multifamily marketers, the brave new world for leasing consultants, developers sour on the Sunbelt, background checks and a record number of people are looking to move.
Industry Trends Report | Week of January 9
The top storylines in multifamily this week are the ongoing development of teams, the great multifamily breakup, the importance of settlements, the impact of employment data on multifamily, multifamily executives’ predictions for the coming year and changes PMs and marketers should consider.
EV Chargers: Doing It Right the First Time
Consumers have left no doubt that EVs are the future of American transportation. Multifamily developers are in a position to prepare now, installing an adequate number of chargers to meet today’s demands, as well as future-proof their portfolio as EV sales and adoption continue to skyrocket.
Quarterra, QuadReal Start Construction on Seattle Project
Quarterra Multifamily and QuadReal Property Group have broken ground on their third multifamily project together in the Seattle area. The joint venture completed the subsurface work and started vertical construction on The Piper Apartments, which is expected to see its first move-ins in mid-2024.
Industry Trends Report | Week of November 7
The top storylines in multifamily this week are boosting renewals with automation, strategies for community building, the importance of reliable connectivity, multifamily construction continues to increase, the future of leasing tech and becoming pet-inclusive.
Industry Trends Report | Week of October 10
The top storylines in multifamily this week are using tech for more efficient construction, why centralization is not one-size-fits-all, empowering teams with proptech, using mushrooms to decarbonize construction waste, Q3 multifamily data and the cost of pet waste.
Tech Can Make the Construction Process More Efficient
In a big-picture sense, homes have been built the same way for 2,000 years. Over time, innovations have been developed to attempt to change the way we build—particularly to move away from wood-framed construction. But none of those technologies have necessarily taken hold.