Are America’s Seniors the Next Wave of Apartment Demand?

Seniors are an increasingly important multifamily renter cohort, especially for smaller properties. Some retirees are choosing to downsize and rent for lifestyle reasons. Other seniors are working — and renting — longer. How Big is the Seniors Renter Market? Seniors — including people 65 years of age and over — are 14.5 percent of the [...]

By | January 19th, 2017|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

The State of Multifamily Lending in 2017

Listen as host Sam Chandan speaks with Arbor’s own Ivan Kaufman and Freddie Mac’s Steve Johnson about the growing success and financial benefits of the multifamily small balance loan market and how investors can take advantage. Hear from the small loan market’s leading experts as they provide exclusive insight on this highly impactful market sector. [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Q3 2016: Multifamily Construction on the Rise

As we closeout 2016, it is important for multifamily investors to look towards 2017 and the overall housing market forecast. This post examines how multifamily development fits into the overall residential construction market. While all signs are pointing to a strong year for apartment deliveries in 2017, the pipeline is heavily weighted towards highly amenitized [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Real Estate|0 Comments

10 Things Renters Want In Their Next-Gen Apartment

By | January 11th, 2017|Real Estate|0 Comments

The Age Distribution of Renters: Who Lives In Small Properties

By | January 4th, 2017|Real Estate|0 Comments

Solar Heating Trends in Small Apartment Buildings

Multifamily owners are increasingly turning to on-site solar as an environmentally friendly way to reduce operating costs. While multifamily properties have made meaningful gains adopting solar heating since 2010, there is room to grow, especially in the small property sector. But as new research from Chandan Economics shows, small assets (5 to 49 units) are [...]

By | December 27th, 2016|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments

Apartment Inventory Age: Small Properties Are Older, Ready For Upgrades

By | November 30th, 2016|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

How Do Multifamily Renters Get to Work?

By | November 1st, 2016|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

How Does Race Composition Vary By Asset Size?

By | October 3rd, 2016|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|0 Comments

How Big is Small Cap Multifamily?

By | August 24th, 2016|Blog, Real Estate|0 Comments