How Dallas is Bucking the National Trend for Housing Affordability

Rising rents without wage growth is bad news for landlords. One major metro is bucking the trend and staying affordable.

This week we talk with Paul Hendershot, Director of Market Analytics for Costar, about how Dallas Fort Worth continues to be a very affordable place for renters and why that’s good for investors. CoStar is a recognized leader in market data for the apartment industry and Paul specializes in covering the DFW Metro.

Watch this episode to learn:
* What are the economic drivers making DFW so dynamic
* Why major corporate relocations are a big part of the story
* How supply and demand have impacted rental growth
* Why older apartment stock plays a key role in affordability

Get Smart and Invest Smarter with the Apartment Investor Show where JC Castillo and Paul Peebles interview top industry experts and discuss current market trends, investment strategies and fundamental concepts to help you make smart multifamily real estate investments.

JC Castillo has spent the last 13 years helping investors profitably navigate the ups & downs of a full market real estate cycle. In 2006 he founded Multifamily Property Group, a vertically integrated private equity firm focused on large scale value-add apartment properties in select US markets. Learn more about Multifamily Property Group at:

Paul Peebles has been arranging real estate financing for borrowers and institutional clients since 1987. Mr. Peebles is the National Underwriter at Old Capital, underwriting and structuring all transactions handled by the company. Learn more about Old Capital at:

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