Demographics & Demand
Shifts towards affordable housing within strong school districts, and the rising costs of home ownership along with narrower lending policies make renting more attractive and have increased demand.
Long-Term Wealth Creation
Property owners utilize low rate, interest-only, conservatively-sized, long-term leverage to maximize cash flows, current yield and long-term asset appreciation.
Hedge Against Inflation
Landlord has the ability to raise or lower rents on an annual (or sooner) basis according to market demand.
The U.S. tax laws are favorable for multifamily property owners both to reduce income taxes and to reduce or eliminate capital gains.
Multifamily sector is historically a low volatility investment.