5 Hot Amenities for Luxury Apartment Buildings

In 2012, 52% of properties built were high-end apartments. In 2018, this number had risen to a whopping 87%! What makes a luxury apart so, well, lux? Apart from a hefty price tag, updated finishes, and a pretty exterior, luxury apartment buildings are made so fancy because of the availability of on-site amenities. Zillow’s recent … More 5 Hot Amenities for Luxury Apartment Buildings

What Real Estate Agents Need to Know about New Construction

At Rental Beast, we want you to feel knowledgeable about the marketplace and ready to fully understand and take advantage of the newest real estate trends. Here’s something important we’ve been tracking recently: the rise of new multi-family construction. Spending on single family new construction has seen modest gains since its time lows in 2008. … More What Real Estate Agents Need to Know about New Construction

Rental Beast in Houston! Why Are People Flocking to Houston?

Rental Beast is pleased to announce that our database of listings not found on the local MLS is available to Houston agents! To celebrate The Bayou City (or H-Town or Magnolia City or just Houston— take your pick) we’re devoting this whole week to exploring this vibrant city, and some of our listings inside it. … More Rental Beast in Houston! Why Are People Flocking to Houston?

Is Gen Z Renting: What Agents Need to Know About This Generation

We talk about Millennials a lot. After all, Millennials make up 75% of the workforce, and  a quarter of the whole US population. This groups preferences, desires, and fears are essential to the real estate market and have fundamentally changed how real estate agents interact with their clients (were thinking the rise of automatic texts, … More Is Gen Z Renting: What Agents Need to Know About This Generation

6 Lead Qualification Questions You Need to Ask

Have you ever spent every waking hour searching for a perfect apartment only to be told that your client doesn’t want to move for the next six months? How about this–have you ever spent three consecutive weekends driving to showings before realizing that your client’s price range is wildly lower than the apartments you’ve picked? … More 6 Lead Qualification Questions You Need to Ask

Most Real Estate Agents Don’t Know This About Millennials

It’s no secret that renting is growing in popularity with every segment of the population– from young Gen Zs just entering the housing market to the Baby Boomers once defined by stable homeownership. However, it’s the Millennial generation leading the charge! This formidable market force is prone to renting everything– from their clothes, to, of … More Most Real Estate Agents Don’t Know This About Millennials

7 Critical Real Estate Trends and What They Mean— Your August Update 

Happy September! Here at Rental Beast, we’re saying “goodbye” to beach vacations, “hello” to sweater weather, and we’ve been doing a lot of reflecting on recent real estate trends. We want you to feel knowledgeable about the market, so take a look at some trends we’ve been tracking during this summer and what they might … More 7 Critical Real Estate Trends and What They Mean— Your August Update