While the national economy remains sluggish, the energy-fueled Houston economy continues to power a resurgent local apartment market. The Houston multifamily market is the strongest it has been in years, with robust performance across classes and in virtually every submarket.
Construction has rebounded from the depressed levels of the past few years, but demand continues to exceed supply, forcing rents ever higher. The statistics say that vacancy is at its lowest level in nearly eight years, and rents are at their highest rate on record. I am seeing that borne out, as virtually every deal that crosses my desk shows that income is on an upward trend.
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