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Residential Real Estate encompasses single-family, multi-family, affordable, student housing and other niche residences. Multi-family real estate is a building or group of buildings which houses multiple persons or families in separate units while single-family housing refers to for-sale or rental individual residential housing units built for one family to own and occupy, either attached or detached. Affordable Housing is government subsidized housing for low income individuals and families, funded by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD, and where the developer receives tax incentives for this form of developments. Residential real estate is as varied as the demographics, lifestyle choices, and economic status of a market, and has shown emerging innovative responses to calls for greater diversity of housing options in recent years.

Role / Company Location Posted
AssociateVanguard Real Estate Advisors Dallas, TX Jun 29, 2020
Asset Manager - Commercial Real EstateGerding Edlen Portland, OR Jun 27, 2020
Assistant Director of Development ServicesTown of Castle Rock CASTLE ROCK, CO Jun 26, 2020
AnalystNewcastle Limited Chicago, IL Jun 26, 2020
AnalystSquare Mile Capital Management LLC New York, NY Jun 26, 2020
Investment Sales Analyst - Commercial Real EstateNorthMarq Austin, TX Jun 25, 2020
Financial Analyst - Asset ManagementAllianz Real Estate of America New York, NY Jun 25, 2020
Financial Analyst, Advisory & Asset ManagementCentury | Urban San Francisco, CA Jun 24, 2020
Regional Property Supervisor - Multifamily Houston, TexasThe Finger Companies Houston, TX Jun 23, 2020

Looking to the future

Residential real estate will always remain a essential aspect of the real estate industry. Changes in culture and lifestyles will create the demand for the different types of residential real estate to suit the market. In growing cities of increasing population and work opportunities we will see growth of residential real estate to meet the needs of the people. There will also be shifting trends, such as post-2008 preference for rentals over homeownership among some, which impacts the types of residential real estate coming into the market. Construction and development costs will also control the supply of new residential real estate in the market. Successful residential real estate players will weigh the sustainability of trends in housing preference versus the traditional American Dream ethic of single-family detached home ownership.


Skills Required

  • Multi-family
  • Single-family
  • Affordable Housing
  • Student Housing
  • Condominium ownership

Professional Reading and Resources

  • "Apartment Finance Today"
  • "Affordable Housing Finance"
  • "Journal of Housing Economics"
  • "Multi-Housing News"
  • "Units Magazine"

Top Companies

  • Alden Torch Financial, LLC
  • D.R. Horton
  • Equity Residential
  • Greystar Real Estate Partners
  • Clayton Homes