Don’t Overlook the Power of Property Management

As a multifamily investor, you might think the hard choices are behind you after selecting the market, asset and type of apartment loan for a given transaction. But one of the most important decisions to ensure an optimized return on your investment is selecting the right property manager. In a recent blog post on ALEX [...]

By | March 1st, 2016|Architecture, Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Crucial Considerations for Today’s Apartment Owners

From global institutional investors to the couple looking for income during retirement, it seems like everyone is trying to get a piece of the U.S. multifamily market these days. Dive into the demographic and economic factors pushing apartment fundamentals upwards, and it’s easy to see why. As a recent post on ALEX Chatter points out, [...]

By | February 23rd, 2016|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Economic and Demographic Factors Align for Multifamily

A range of demographic and economic drivers are currently aligning to create what a recent infographic on ALEX Chatter calls a ‘perfect storm of multifamily demand’. Investors who are on the fence about entering the multifamily arena should take note, as a marked shift in the way Americans live is changing the face of housing [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

What Steps are Involved in Creating a REIT?

Obviously, this question cannot be answered with one short, simple answer. The breadth of information on how to form a REIT from conception has basic tax considerations and requirements — ones that should be researched with a legal representative for the finer details. However, the elemental compliance regulations generally require these qualifications: Organization — A Real Estate Investment Trust [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Arbor’s Ties to Iconic NYC Landmarks

Arbor has originated billions of dollars in commercial real estate financing for more than two decades. Because of its long track record of work, Arbor’s commercial real estate financing business has quite naturally been steeped in history through the funding of several iconic New York buildings. Let me take you on a tour of three [...]

By | January 27th, 2016|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Arbor Completes $200 Million Multifamily Loans That Span 5 States

Renowned direct lender Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC [“Arbor”] recently announced the closing of $200,315,900 in loans for properties across five Southern and Midwestern states, including Texas, Arkansas, Tennessee, Alabama and Ohio. The loans were procured through Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting & Servicing (DUS®) Loan, Fannie Mae DUS® Multifamily Affordable Housing, Fannie Mae DUS® Small Loan, [...]

By | October 25th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments