Multifamily Real Estate Markets Update (December 2019)

Multifamily Occupancy is at its highest rate since 2000, and rental growth stays relatively strong. US homeownership rates are rising, even though apartment occupancy is rising as well. Rental increase limits have been passed in three states,..

Commercial Real Estate Markets Update (November 2019)

Office and industrial products remained healthy in Q3 and should be the overall best performing asset classes going into 2020. Retail is in its most formative days as we still wait to see how developers and retailers approach the shift in the..

Typical Costs in a Preferred Equity Transaction

A preferred equity transaction, just like a mortgage loan transaction, has typical costs associated with it. Many of these costs mirror those found in a mortgage loan, as well. Though every transaction is different, the most common costs..

Multifamily Capital Markets Update (November 2019)

Multifamily capital markets trends in November remain stable with cap rates slightly decreasing as the agencies jump back into the market. The 10-year treasury and LIBOR are also declining, reducing the cost of capital.

Multifamily Construction Update (November 2019)

CBRE’s third-quarter 2019 report continued to demonstrate sustained high-levels of multifamily demand throughout the United States, with net absorption of 307,600 outpacing completions of 256,000 for the year ending in Q3. However, construction..

Multifamily Real Estate Markets Update (November 2019)

Apartment vacancy rates are hitting their lowest points in nearly two decades and rent growth has continued to increase from this time last year. Prime leasing season during “warmer months” reaches all-time highs, further solidifying the..