CAA to hold economic outlook event for Orange County


A multifamily housing expert will provide an economic forecast for Orange County’s rental housing industry next week during a lunchtime workshop hosted by the California Apartment Association.

Jay Parsons

Jay Parsons

Jay Parsons, national market analysis manager for MPF Research, will speak Thursday, Feb. 27, during the Orange County Rental Housing Economic Outlook for 2014.

The event, hosted by the California Apartment Association’s South Coast Division, will be held at Radisson Newport Beach, 4545 MacArthur Blvd.,Newport Beach

Attendees will learn how Orange County compares with other counties in Southern California. Moreover, the event will review occupancy, rent, supply-and-demand and expectations for 2014.

Parsons heads up MPF’s market analysis team, which tracks and forecasts apartment trends – as well as the economic and demographic patterns that shape them – in more than 100 markets across the country down to a neighborhood level.

He also hosts “Apartment Market Dynamics,” MPF’s video news program on apartment market trends in metros across the country.

Parsons has written articles for industry publications, including Multifamily Executive and Units.

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