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Real Estate Industry: A Resource Guide

Multifamily Real Estate

Multifamily residential (also known as multi-dwelling unit or MDU) is a housing classification where multiple separate housing units for residential inhabitants are contained within one building or several buildings within one complex. These units include apartments and condominiums.

Associations and Organizations

The following list of external websites includes both U.S. and overseas associations and organizations involved in the real estate field.

Government Resources

Real Estate is heavily regulated on the local, regional, and federal level. As such, materials from government agencies can enhance your research on these topics.

Statistical Information and Reports

The following links to government information, print resources, and external websites provide information on demographics, statistics, and other data related to the U.S. real estate industry. The Library of Congress has extensive collections related to the U.S. Census. Refer to the research guide entitled "Locating U.S. Census Publications in the Library of Congress."

The resources with book covers below link to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. Links to additional online content are provided when available. For additional information, or consult with Business Reference Services or submit a inquiry to Ask A Librarian.