The average annual renter household growth between 2010 and 2014.
The national vacancy rate for professionally managed apartments in 2014.
The median rent for newly constructed units in 2013.
The increase in rents in 2014 as a result of low vacancies.
The number of multifamily starts in 2014—90% of which were intended for rentals, the highest number of rental starts since 1987.
Source for all stats: Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, The State of the Nation’s Housing 2015, www.jchs.harvard.edu. All rights reserved.