• Rental Apartment Construction Is At A 27-year High
    In: Latest News
    Rental Apartment Construction Is At a 27-Year High

    New figures offer the latest reminder of an apartment boom. Housing starts fell in October because of a 15.5% drop in the multifamily sector, which is notoriously volatile. But the broader picture shows that apartments have been on a tear this year. Construction of multifamily housing units—those with five units or more—is running at its strongest 12-month pace since 1989. Moreover, the share of those units being constructed as rentals is at its highest since record-keeping began in 1974. More than 93% of units in buildings with at least two units are being constructed as rentals. Continue reading this story This article was featured in an edition of AAOA Today and was hand...Read more >

  • Economy Watch: State Unemployment Rates Edge Down
    In: Latest News

    Unemployment rates decreased in 34 states and the District of Columbia in October compared with September, while five states suffered increases and 11 states had no...

  • Housing Discrimination: What Every Landlord Needs To Know
    In: Tenant Screening

    As a landlord or property manager, you already know how important the tenant screening process is when choosing the right tenants. The goal is to find responsible...

  • Millennials Are Fueling A Rental Boom But When ...
    In: Latest News

    Millennials are holding off on buying homes. The result: an extended rental trend among 25- to 34-year-olds that is bringing real estate opportunities of its...

  • Can You Afford An Investment Property?
    In: Real Estate Investing

    Making extra money without much work - it can seem almost too good to be true. Yet we’ve all heard of a friend (or a friend of a friend) who is making a killing with...