Rentals will remain in demand, especially among millennials

Accounting for roughly 40 percent of all rental stock, single-family rentals are expected to remain in high demand — especially among millennials that begin to form their own families …

HomeUnion: Real estate investors should look to the Windy City for opportunities

Just as certain markets bounced back quicker than others following the recession, some markets have become more friendly to single-family investors as a result. HomeUnion, a real estate investment management firm, recently released a report outlining t…

Common gets $7.35 million in funding to bring affordable, flexible housing to New York City

Recent graduates and those just getting into the workforce may not be qualified to get an apartment in New York City, forcing them to find an apartment elsewhere or live with individuals they do not know …

Infographic: What’s it cost to rent a 1-bedroom in Miami?

Zumper examined the median rent for a one-bedroom home in Miami. Here are the company’s findings …

DC’s historic Italian Embassy slated to become luxury apartment building

Soon residents of Washington, D.C., will have the chance to live in a historic building that was the former Italian Embassy. Mill Creek Residential, a multifamily developer that works throughout the nation, today announced that it acquired the neo-Rena…

RentMoola and Optimal Payments partner to boost rent payment security

Weeks after Optimal Payments announced its acquisition of FANS Entertainment, a Montreal-based mobile platform developer, it announced an exclusive partnership with Vancouver-based online rent payment service RentMoola …

Income-to-rent proportions exceed 40 percent in metro markets

Some of the most rapidly growing job markets are in cities with a very high cost of rental living. The proportion of income to rent in 11 of the top 17 metros for job growth exceeds 33 percent, according to recent info from real estate database Mad Val…

CoreLogic’s MyRental helps the little guys find best tenants

Backed by CoreLogic SafeRent, the largest aggregator of current tenant screening data and analytics in the nation, MyRental.com assists independent landlords with finding tenants they can trust to be financially responsible and take care of the unit it…

Student housing deliveries dip

For prominent student housing developers, June represents an intense month where a dual focus is necessary. Collegiate builders must concentrate on wrapping up construction and preleasing projects slated for fall 2015 while also breaking ground on prop…

Luxury Retreats gets a boost from growing interest in short-term rentals

Airbnb is a phenomenon that is helping to change the way we travel. While the idea of renting out another person’s home or apartment isn’t a new one by any means, the company was able to catapult the idea to an entirely new level …