Student Housing REITs on the Rise
The fortunes of two student-housing REITs--American Campus Communities and...
Despite Another Strong Quarter, Questions Ahead for Some REITs
Strong fundamentals, supply concerns, and surprising transactions highlight 3Q takeaways.
REITs Report 12-Year Low in Turnover, Strength in California
REITs also report strong pricing power in their second quarter calls. MFE's Les...
REITs See Move-Outs to Homeownership Drop in 4Q
While there are signs of life in the entry-level home buyer segment, REITs are...
Can Lower Oil Prices Help Push Rents?
While apartment owners see another tailwind from lower oil prices, analysts wonder...
Sensing Oversupply, REITs Could Pull Back on Development
As supply ramps up around the country, a note of caution can be heard in the voices of REIT CEOs.
Supply Surge: Multifamily Permits Jump 23.6% in July
As permits rose again in July, analysts remained confident in the long-term health of the apartment market
Homing In: Single-Family Rental Firms Ponder End Game
The single-family rental market is maturing, but like most adolescents, it's unsure of what it wants to be when it grows up. Here, MFE takes a deep dive into this new institutional asset class, with the sector's biggest players weighing in on their challenges, opportunities and exit plans.
Western Union: Behind the Scenes of the Essex–BRE Deal
Multifamily Executive goes behind the scenes to offer a comprehensive, revealing blow-by-blow account of the dance between Essex Realty Trust and BRE Properties. Deal junkies, this one's for you.
Consolidation Trend Just Getting Started?
As the upturn matures, and the low-hanging fruit of distressed acquisitions disappears, owners are trying to find different ways of adding value to their enterprises, and portfolio buys are one big way of doing so.