The biggest trend for the rental housing market in the new year is a continued increase in demand. More Americans are choosing to rent than buy homes, namely single millennials not tied down by family to empty-nesters downsizing their longtime family homes. Investors and property management companies need to prepare for an influx of renters if they want to stay on top. This means investigating your staff and software solutions, and investing in multifamily apartment buildings over single-family homes. Click the link below for more 2016 market predictions from AppFolio’s VP of Product Nat Kunes.