Category Archives: US Multifamily

Fannie Mae Releases Major Study on Multifamily Energy Use

Multi-Housing News Sep. 11, 2014 Fannie Mae Releases Major Study on Multifamily Energy Use By Dees Stribling, Contributing Editor Washington, D.C.—Fannie Mae released a major new report on energy usage in the multifamily sector on Thursday, “Transforming Multifamily Housing: Fannie Mae’s Green Initiative and Energy Star for Multifamily.” The report offers information the GSE’s Green […]


APARTMENT MARKET STATISTICS: August 2014 Multi-Housing News Multifamily housing starts of buildings with five or more units rose by 42.9 percent over the month of April 2014 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 413,000 units, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The three-month moving average of multifamily housing starts, now exceeds […]

Apartment Demand Paces Accelerating Development

Third Quarter 2014 National Apartment Market Outlook Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Services/strong> Demand Keeps Pace with Accelerating Apartment Development… Steady employment growth has supported apartment performance nationwide. Over the last year, vacancies have held steady on a national level, though individual markets have naturally faced some variance. The tight rental market has spurred rent […]