Where Are The New Townhouses?

This article is the first in a short series of articles examining multifamily trends from 2013 Characteristics of New Housing Units, the most recent of an annual series released by the US Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This report examines a variety of characteristics of completed housing, allowing us to …

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US Rental Vacancy & Multifamily Completion Data Updated

For 2012, the US rental vacancy rate was below 9.0% for the first time since 2002, at 8.7% according to the US Census Bureau. This is down from 9.5% in 2011. For more details, visit our rental vacancy page to get rental vacancy by structure type and geographical area, including maps of rental vacancy by …

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Recent Mover Renters – American Housing Survey 2009 – Neighborhood Selection

In┬áPart I of this series, we focused on an overview of recent mover renters from the 2009 American Housing Survey and their previous units. In Part II, we focused on why renters left their previous units. In Part III, we examine why renters have chosen their new neighborhood. Reasons for Choosing Neighborhood Renters are most …

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