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  • Here are the markets where the most apartments were built in 2018

    CBRE report shows top 20 markets for apartment completions
    Thanks to a report last week from CBRE, we already know that construction activity in multifamily real estate last year was more robust than almost any other year since the 1980s. According to the CBRE report, there were 267,900 units completed in 2018, slightly lower than the previous high of the last 30+ years, which just so happened to be set in 2017. But where are all those apartments being built?
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  • Here’s what renters are really looking for in their next apartment

    Search trends reveal the things renters really care about
    Surely one of the top questions for any landlord or property developer is what do renters really want in their next apartment? What matters to them? What do they care about? For the most part, answering that question is probably a guessing game. Well, maybe not anymore. Newly released data from RENTCafé and Yardi Matrix provides insight into what renters truly want, based on the one place they can’t really lie about – their search history.
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  • Apartments are getting smaller but costing more. What gives?

    Average apartment size has fallen by 5% in 10 years, while prices have risen
    Depending on which report you believe, rents are either slightly falling or just hit another all-time high. Regardless of whether rent is still going up nationwide, one thing is certain: Rents have gone up significantly over the last 10 years. Given that increase, one might think that renters are getting more for their money in the form of larger apartments, right? Wrong.
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  • From HW Magazine

    The Multifamily Movement: Renting steps into the spotlight

    More Americans are opting for apartment-style living
    Favored as one of the most stable real estate investments, and quickly becoming America’s abode of choice, apartments are inching toward center stage in the residential real estate realm. Skyrocketing home prices, hefty interest rates and demographic trends are creating a perfect storm for multifamily to step into the spotlight. There are 111,054,354 renters in the U.S., according to the U.S. Census Bureau. This represents 35% of the U.S. population, and that number is increasing as people continue to move from rural or low-growth areas to national job nodes.
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  • Rover and Mobile Doorman partnering for pets

    The two companies announced a beta partnership integrating their platforms
    Custom apartment app developer Mobile Doorman will be integrating Rover's services into its custom-branded apartment community apps. Rover, a pet care service provider, is to offer special pricing and promotions to new customers through Mobile Doorman's apps.
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  • Facebook launches massive push into real estate listings

    New feature also “rolling out gradually” for home sales
    Zillow. Trulia. Realtor.com. Redfin. All household names in the real estate listings world, right? Well, those companies now have some serious competition from a company that boasts an audience that dwarfs all of those sites put together – Facebook. That’s right. Facebook is coming to real estate listings.
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  • RealPage expanding again, acquires American Utility Management

    Buys provider of utility and energy management solutions for $70 million
    RealPage’s year of expansion continues. First, the company acquired Axiometrics, a provider of apartment market data, for $75 million. Then, RealPage announced that it planned to acquire Lease Rent Options from The Rainmaker Group for $300 million. And the company isn’t done yet.
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  • RealPage continues expansion with $300 million acquisition of Lease Rent Options

    Will increase company’s real-time pricing data
    Earlier this year, RealPage, a provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, announced plans to expand its apartment data offerings with the $75 million acquisition of Axiometrics. Well, it turns out that RealPage isn’t done expanding yet. The company announced Monday that it reached an agreement to acquire Lease Rent Options and related assets from The Rainmaker Group for $300 million in cash.
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  • RealPage seeks to build apartment data giant with acquisition of Axiometrics

    Also signs long-term deal with Real Capital Analytics
    RealPage, a provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, is growing its operation and seeking to create an apartment data giant with a pair of deals - acquiring “substantially all of the assets” of Axiometrics, a provider of apartment market data, for approximately $75 million; and entering into a “long-term” deal with Real Capital Analytics, a provider of multifamily sales transaction data and analytics.
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