Moody’s Analytics CRE released a year-to-date analysis of multifamily effective revenue per unit performance in 82 top markets. There were some significant differences by region, raising the question of what was driving the differences.

The effective revenue per unit definition is the occupancy rate multiplied by the effective rent in dollars per unit. Out of the top five, three were from the Southern Atlantic region, one from the West, and one from the Midwest. Their year-to-date effective revenue per unit changes ran from 3.1% (Lexington, KY) to 5.2% (Columbia, SC).

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