Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of June 17, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup provides insights on single-family rent growth, CRE collateralized loan obligations (CLOs) and senior housing needs. First, CoreLogic notes that single-family rents have been climbing steadily since 2010, achieving 3% year-over-year growth in April. Next, Freddie Mac discusses the need for energy and water upgrades at older multifamily properties and how green [...]

By |2019-06-26T19:25:30+00:00June 21st, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of June 10, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at apartment occupancy, cap rates and sustainability in real estate. First, RealPage reports that strong leasing activity has led U.S. multifamily occupancy to reach a level not seen since the early 2000s. Next, Real Capital Analytics observes that cap rates have not moved much over the last year, [...]

By |2019-06-26T19:07:58+00:00June 14th, 2019|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of June 3, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup offers insights on opportunity zone legislation, Cincinnati’s apartment market and strategies to retain renters. First, CityLab explains why some industry participants believe building more high-end apartments could actually be a potential solution to the affordable housing crisis. Next, Real Capital Analytics analyzes how policies relating to opportunity zones are impacting capital [...]

By |2019-06-14T05:26:13+00:00June 7th, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of May 27, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at housing construction starts, rent growth and rental affordability. First, MultifamilyBiz reports that new apartment construction picked up in April, but was still down significantly from the monthly average in 2018. Next, MBA reports that multifamily rents continue to increase at a slow pace, but it remains to [...]

By |2019-06-07T07:41:15+00:00May 31st, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of May 20, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup offers insights on the sector’s performance in the first quarter, southeastern cities’ apartment demand and millennial housing preferences. First, Arbor’s Chatter blog provides a snapshot of the U.S. apartment market’s fundamentals to start 2019, which include continued rent growth and low vacancy. Next, NREI notes that the Southeast of the U.S. [...]

By |2019-05-31T06:53:19+00:00May 24th, 2019|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of May 13, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup highlights the affordable housing crisis, income growth among renters and homeowners, and origination volumes in first-quarter 2019. First, Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) shares insights from the firm’s Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Technology Conference, including a discussion of the economy’s performance and its impact on the commercial real estate industry. Next, Curbed breaks [...]

By |2019-05-23T07:04:35+00:00May 17th, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of May 6, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at housing affordability, the top metros attracting Millennials and how to implement value-add strategies. First, Mortgage Bankers Association reveals that multifamily is this year’s most favored investment opportunity, according to a recent survey from Deloitte and Situs RERC. Next, Brookings analyzes the factors causing affordability challenges for middle-income [...]

By |2019-05-16T21:38:03+00:00May 10th, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of April 29, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup offers insights on the sector’s performance, mortgage originations, and small balance investment trends. First, RealPage reports that despite a slow winter, apartment absorption annually remains strong due to a healthy prime leasing season in 2018. Next, Real Estate Weekly reveals that more than half of the top multifamily and commercial companies [...]

By |2019-05-10T19:32:09+00:00May 1st, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of April 8, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at national apartment rents, multifamily originations and macroeconomic factors impacting the housing market. First, RENTCafé reports that U.S. average rent growth remained strong in March, with over 90% of the nation’s largest cities seeing increases year-over-year. Next, MBA notes that multifamily lending had a record year in 2018 [...]

By |2019-04-29T00:40:05+00:00April 12th, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of April 1, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup offers insights on how big data is impacting multifamily, opportunity zone lending and aging Millennials’ renting preferences. First, GlobeSt.com takes a look at the benefits new data platforms can have for multifamily investors and owners, which include better understanding costs and the most popular amenities. Next, Real Capital Analytics analyzes loans [...]

By |2019-04-29T00:34:36+00:00April 4th, 2019|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments