Houston’s job and population growth continued to drive apartment demand in first quarter 2014. Rental rates and occupancy continued their upward trend as average rents reached $1 per sf for the first time ever in Houston and occupancy climbed to 90.9 percent.
In Q1 2014, 4,199 new apartment units were delivered, up slightly from the Q4 2013 when 4,060 units delivered. 22,246 units remained under construction across the Houston metro at the end of Q1 2014.
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