Expertise: Urban Real Estate

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POLICY

October 18, 2018

Who Should Control Rent Control? Impacts of Prop 10 and Interactive Tools to Better Understand Its Nuances in Various California Markets

This November, Californians will vote on Proposition 10, a ballot initiative that seeks to repeal the Costa Hawkins Rental Housing Act of 1995. If passed, it promises to have far-reaching impacts on California’s real estate markets and economy.

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URBAN REAL ESTATE

REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS

June 19, 2018

Adam Ducker

The New Geography of Urban America: An Interactive Mapping Tool for Classifying Urban Neighborhoods

Based on recent work with the ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing, RCLCO has expanded its original methodology to offer a new framework made up of six categories of urban places.

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AFFORDABLE HOUSING

REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS

May 7, 2018

The RCLCO Foundation 50th Anniversary Paper Prize Winner: Maximizing Public Sector Air Rights as an Affordable Housing Solution

Maximizing Public Sector Air Rights as an Affordable Housing Solution

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URBAN REAL ESTATE

REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS

April 26, 2018

Derek Wyatt

The Impact of Mobility on Apartment Rents

An important shift in how the real estate industry understands location and evaluates sites is the concept of mobility – the combination of proximity, accessibility, and available transportation options – and it’s also one of the easiest factors a property owner can improve on-site.

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URBAN REAL ESTATE

April 4, 2018

E-Sports Arenas: Are Video Games the Next Great Urban Entertainment Anchor in Real Estate?

As the e-sports market continues to expand, additional demand for e-sports arenas is likely, presenting global development and adaptive reuse opportunities...

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SPORTS VENUE DEVELOPMENT

February 15, 2018

A Whole New Ball Game: Reframing the Impact of Sports Venues as Urban Anchors

From the Super Bowl to the Olympics, sporting events attract hundreds of millions of people each year. Just as importantly, however, the venues that host these events are often cultural and economic backbones of the communities in which they are located.

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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY

REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS

November 30, 2017

Adam Ducker

RCLCO futuRE Series: A Driverless Vehicle Roadmap for the Real Estate Practitioner - Part 3

Driverless cars are coming and will make sweeping changes in our lives and in land use, but this will happen much more slowly than headlines intimate. Still, a very interesting evolutionary period of technology-enhanced mobility is already unfolding...

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URBAN REAL ESTATE

REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS

February 21, 2017

Charles Hewlett

Market Monitor
California on Top and Bottom: Sacramento Leads the Nation in Annual Class A Rent Growth as San Francisco, San Jose Falter in 2016

Sacramento blew past major U.S. markets and posted impressive Class A apartment annual rent growth of 12.7% over the past year.

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REAL ESTATE TRENDS

URBAN REAL ESTATE

February 1, 2017

Erin Talkington

Bigger Units, Bigger Payday: Exploring and Mapping the Growth of Macro Units

We used advanced analytics to define “macro units,” determine which macro communities are defying conventional rental expectations, and identify their typical characteristics.

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REAL ESTATE TRENDS

SUBURBAN HOUSING

December 5, 2016

Adam Ducker

Re-Painting the Picket Fence:
A New Definition and Interactive Map of Suburbia

Do you live in a suburb? For many Americans, the answer to this question is a resounding “yes”!

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