March 23, 2023

Apartment Construction Timelines Update 2023

The Construction Timelines, February 2023 Research Report provides an overview of the current state of the apartment construction industry in the United States. Before the pandemic, the average construction time for a multifamily housing unit ranged from 16 to 23 months. However, starting as early as April 2020, roughly two-thirds of contractors surveyed began reporting […]

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February 23, 2023

Metro of the Month: Knoxville

According to RealPage, the Knoxville MSA had the highest year-over-year effective rent growth, overtaking Orlando for the second quarter consecutively. At the end of 2022, Knoxville’s effective rent increased 18.5%, outpacing its historic 17.7% growth rate in 2021. Monthly effective rent was $1,382 in the fourth quarter of 2022. Incoming residents have kept available inventory […]

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February 21, 2023

2023 Outlook Powerhouse Poll: Insights and Analysis

Twice a year, we ask our investment sales advisors and mortgage bankers to share invaluable insights that will help us to guide our clients in the year ahead. Their knowledge is more crucial than ever as we continue to weather turbulent markets driven by inflationary environments and rising interest rates. The 2023 Outlook Powerhouse Poll […]

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February 6, 2023


Berkadia is proud to share our 2023 U.S. Economic Outlook. This forecast report examines the fundamental themes of 2022, including elevated inflation, potential economic recession and geopolitical conflict, and how many of these themes will continue throughout 2023. As economic activity slows this year, the Federal Reserve’s rate hikes will continue to have an impact […]

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January 31, 2023

NMHC 2023: National Trends to Watch for the Year Ahead

As we dive into the new year, we’re excited to come together for NMHC 2023 to re-convene with industry colleagues and tackle the trends impacting the multifamily industry. Macro-economic trends that influenced Commercial Real Estate (CRE) in 2022 have persisted into 2023, and we’re eager to discuss how inflationary challenges and investor uncertainty will impact […]

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January 19, 2023

People Matter – And So Does Representation

We remain steadfastly committed to all of our values here at Berkadia. People Matter is one of those guiding principles and, colleague or client, we know our relationships are invaluable.   Meaningfully, in an industry which has not historically been reflective of the diverse world in which it operates, Berkadia recognizes that we must ‘be the […]

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