"The apartment sector is experiencing favorable demand-
supply dynamics, with delivery of new supply at record lows.
....Tight underwriting standards on residential mortgage
loans continue to favor renting and impact home-buying
decisions. In fact, with improved occupancy, landlords are
regaining bargaining power, which is expected to result in
continued rent growth through the remainder of 2011."
-excerpted from Deloitte's Commercial Real Estate Outlook:
Top Five Issues in 2011
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