Multifamily Plays the Rent Growth Waiting Game

Article originally posted on Globe St. on March 17, 2023

No One Can Count on Lower Interest Rates and Pressures on Affordable Housing Continue.

The pandemic set off an unusual time in multifamily. The sector became part of the short game. Rents drove upward, responding to increased prices, and things moved very fast. But with the shifts of the market, it’s time for the long game — remembering, or learning, how to maintain the success of multifamily property management under the dual forces of slow rent growth and higher interest rates.