Multifamily Construction Update (June 2020)

Low-density markets continue to garner developer attention, especially given the potential fall-out from COVID-19. While new starts continue the downward trend and completions remain soft, new permits ticked upwards in May. The anticipated..

Multifamily Real Estate Markets Update (June 2020)

The Effects of COVID-19 are beginning to take effect, as asking rents are declining in most major markets. Renters by necessity are relatively stable in terms of rent growth, by lifestyle rents are being hit the hardest. Rents are declining at..

Multifamily Capital Markets Update (June 2020)

The 10-year Treasury Yield has remained stable keeping in a range of around .75%.  Debt capital is available from the agencies but with reserves.  Equity capital continues to be selective.

Tight Timelines: How to Get Equity when you are in a Hurry to Close

The process for closing a stabilized deal with preferred equity typically runs around 4-6 weeks once a term sheet is signed. However, sponsors may find themselves in a position of needing a faster close than that. There are several variables that..

Commercial Real Estate Markets Update (May 2020)

The recent COVID-19 pandemic has presented unique disruptions to specific asset classes and offers a window into the future rationale for operators, tenants and investors. Some trends we saw in the retail and industrial sectors are being..

Multifamily Construction Update (May 2020)

NMHC Construction Survey (Round 2) shows continued pressure throughout the multifamily construction sector, while forward-looking metrics (permits, starts, completions) also continue to decline. One shining light: affordable housing looking..