Weekly Roundup: June 8th, 2018

This week’s industry news highlights feature information on apartment building trends, blockchain technology and the continued growth of the Dallas market. First, RealPage states that builders are shifting their focus to building in taller, urbanized, infill locations with higher density. Then, Commercial Property Executive discusses the growing interest in blockchain technology and the impact it [...]

By |2018-07-06T00:20:59+00:00June 8th, 2018|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|

Weekly Roundup: June 15th, 2018

This week’s industry news highlights feature information on small balance lending growth as well as the new amenities that are attracting college students. First, MBA reports that small balance multifamily lending could increase 4 to 6 percent this year due to factors like having a superior risk-adjusted performance outlook. Then, Multifamily Executive states that effective [...]

By |2018-07-12T21:21:59+00:00June 8th, 2018|Architecture, NYC, Press Release, Real Estate|

Weekly Roundup: January 12, 2018

We start off this week’s collection of top multifamily news items with a look at the growing demand for Class B apartments as investors begin to realize the shortage of workforce housing. Next, we explore where the workforce is growing with a look at 10 booming cities from CNBC. Turning to tax reform, Urban Institute [...]

By |2018-02-15T18:35:03+00:00January 12th, 2018|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|

Weekly Roundup: December 8, 2017

Changing homeownership views, amenity offerings and the growth in small loans are covered in this week’s selection of multifamily news highlights. To begin, Ten-X discusses the emerging trend of people strategically choosing renting over home buying because it aligns with their lifestyle. Next, RIS Media explores the idea of ‘surban’ development and how they are [...]

By |2017-12-28T19:39:06+00:00December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Weekly Roundup: December 1, 2017

Growth in the already high performing multifamily market and predictions for future shifts in amenity offerings are explored in this week’s news top industry news stories. To start, the Mortgage Bankers Association reports that delinquency rates for loans have reached a 24-year low, proving that commercial and multifamily mortgages are performing extremely well. Then, National [...]

By |2017-12-28T19:33:03+00:00December 1st, 2017|Architecture, Blog, NYC, Real Estate|

The State of Multifamily in 2017 — Part 2

A Q&A Session with Ivan Kaufman and Sam Chandan on multifamily construction, lending and the small balance apartment sector. For over 20 years, Arbor has helped multifamily real estate investors achieve their financial goals. In March 2017, Ivan Kaufman, Chairman, President & CEO of Arbor, sat down with Sam Chandan, Silverstein Chair of the New [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:36:39+00:00May 9th, 2017|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|

Number of Older (55+) Renters Could Double by 2030

  A lot of apartment demand discussion recently has been focused on the Millennial generation. However, let’s explore the other end of the age spectrum. For the older American, particularly those from 55 to 64, the rise in apartment living has been increasing due to the fallout from the financial crisis. The number of senior [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:36:42+00:00May 24th, 2016|NYC, Real Estate|

5 Reasons Why Apartment Buildings are a Great Investment

  Many factors draw an investor to the commercial real estate market. From interest rates to financial goals, commercial real estate should be thought of as more of an investment strategy rather than a get-rich-quick scheme. To be successful in any investment strategy, one must understand the fundamentals of how the process works. Within multifamily [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:36:43+00:00May 16th, 2016|Blog, NYC, Real Estate|

Most U.S. Renters Live in Small Apartment Properties

Go ahead and picture an apartment building. If you are like most people, then you are likely envisioning something large, tall and in a city. Well — as recent Chandan Economics research published on ALEX Chatter shows — most multifamily renters (57%) actually live in buildings with between 5 and 19 units. The research also [...]

By |2017-06-19T14:36:44+00:00March 21st, 2016|NYC, Real Estate|