Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of February 25, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at construction starts, the direction of cap rates and interest rates, and the markets attracting high-income renters. First, MultifamilyBiz reports that new construction activity picked up in January following the construction declines seen toward the end of 2018. Next, Nareit offers its outlook on the commercial real estate [...]

By |2019-03-28T18:36:55+00:00February 27th, 2019|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of February 11, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at 2019 mortgage maturity volumes, small balance investment trends and interest rates’ impact on the apartment sector. First, MBA reports that loan maturities this year will rise 8% from last year’s total of $102.2 billion, which is a “relatively stable” volume. Next, MultifamilyBiz analyzes the top U.S. markets [...]

By |2019-03-01T18:17:40+00:00February 14th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of February 4, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup provides insights on the outlook for the sector, renting patterns among Seniors and Millennials, and strategies to attract and retain talent. First, Yardi notes that industry participants are optimistic about the performance of the multifamily market this year, with expectations for continued rent growth and apartment demand. Next, Freddie Mac reports [...]

By |2019-02-22T18:19:35+00:00February 7th, 2019|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 28, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup offers takeaways from the 2019 NMHC Strategies & Outlook Conference, a look at the flattening yield curve’s implications for real estate, and an analysis of the income gap between homeowners, buyers and renters. First, GlobeSt.com reports on the drivers set to fuel multifamily demand in 2019 and beyond, as well as [...]

By |2019-02-15T18:56:12+00:00February 1st, 2019|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 21, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup provides insights on the top housing trends to watch this year, the impact of labor shortages on apartment development, and economic growth prospects in 2019 and beyond. First, MultifamilyBiz discusses the five trends set to impact the industry, including smart technology and 5G wireless capabilities. Next, Real Capital Analytics reports that [...]

By |2019-02-15T18:43:48+00:00January 24th, 2019|Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 7, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at shifts in renter, buyer and seller sentiment, the top markets for rental inventory growth, and how elevated supply levels will impact the apartment market. First, Trulia notes that changes in housing trends, such as slowing home price appreciation, are causing younger would-be buyers to be less optimistic [...]

By |2019-02-01T17:56:56+00:00January 10th, 2019|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of January 1, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup highlights the factors driving rental demand, trends in small asset inventory and how rents performed in all 50 states. First, Mortgage Bankers Association reports that renter household growth has outpaced that of owner households, rising by nearly 10 million over the past decade. Next, Bloomberg notes that companies are finding value [...]

By |2019-01-25T17:37:27+00:00January 5th, 2019|NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of December 3, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on this sector’s future outlook, the cities with the smallest average apartment size, and the market’s preparation for slower leasing activity in the fourth quarter. First, Kiplinger identifies three primary impacts the multifamily market will face heading into next year, including volatile financial markets and development risks. Then, Real [...]

By |2019-01-07T16:22:48+00:00December 5th, 2018|NYC, Press Release, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of November 19, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the keys to success in multifamily, millennial renters’ income profiles, and the impact of increasing labor costs on apartment developers. First, , NREI reports on the technologies that are likely to have the greatest impact on commercial real estate, including blockchain and the Internet of Things. Then, PMI [...]

By |2018-12-19T03:25:59+00:00November 21st, 2018|Architecture, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

Weekly Roundup: Week of November 5, 2018

This week’s multifamily roundup features insights on the performance of multifamily originations in 2018, multifamily projects in rural communities, and the impact of resident mix on the apartment market. First, Mortgage Bankers Association forecasts that mortgage bankers’ multifamily mortgage originations will rise 7% in 2018. Then, RealPage reports that apartment leasing activity was strong in [...]

By |2018-12-19T03:17:26+00:00November 7th, 2018|Architecture, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments