Regional Coverage




Great Lakes

  • The Top 10 and Bottom 10 Rental Markets of March

    Seven of the top 10 highest-rent markets are found in either New York or California, while Tucson reigns as the most affordable metro in the country in March. Did your metro make the cut?

  • LIHTC-financed Micro-unit Building Under Way in Chicago

    While much of the discussion about micro units has centered on young professionals, developers and architects behind a new micro-unit community in Chicago’s West Loop are instead targeting low-income renters.

  • Top 10 Rent Growth Markets of February

    Athens, Ohio ranked as the top performing market, with a rent growth rate of 9.7 percent in February. And though markets in California and Florida are bucking the trend and generating rent growth well above 5 percent, plenty of markets are taking a huge dip.


West South Central

East South Central

  • Front Stage: How to Design Your Best Model Unit

    Properly staging a new apartment could mean the difference between signing a new lease, or losing a prospective renter to your competitor.

  • MAA and Colonial: A Tale of Two REITs

    While these neighborly REITs began life with similar footprints and trajectories, they took very different paths in the years ahead. And today, one owns the other, combining to form the industry’s second-largest REIT, eclipsed only by Equity Residential.


New England


South Atlantic


Local Markets


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