Category Archives: Multifamily housing

Multifamily, Industrial Lead Commercial Sectors

Multifamily and industrial properties will continue to lead growth among commercial real estate sectors as the economy makes moderate gains through the end of the year and into 2017, Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors® reports.  … Continue reading

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Cities Blend Housing With Business

Land is growing more scarce and more expensive in many large cities, and more developers are responding by combining commercial and residential spaces.  In New York, for example, “it’s getting harder and harder to do office construction,” Seymour Durst, chief administrative … Continue reading

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Dying Suburban Malls Become Housing Mecca

As enclosed malls across the country look to reinvent themselves, some communities are finding that living in a mall could be a boon for property values.  Those massive, enclosed malls popular in the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s are dying off. … Continue reading

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This Is the Time to Invest in Real Estate

Columnist Jeff Reeves with MarketWatch says right now is the best time ever to invest in real estate. He discounts fears by some about another housing crisis brewing – the uptick in “liar loans” or “Alt-A mortgages” and return of … Continue reading

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Developers Look to Older Generation

Demographic trends dictate that demand for senior living accommodations is on the rise. Studies show that by 2060 there will be about 98 million Americans age 65 and above. That’s more than double the corresponding population today, according to the … Continue reading

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Looking for Opportunities?

Investors are always looking opportunities to make money. Some want homes to renovate and flip, others want homes to hold as rental properties. Some would like to have the income stream from a strip mall, apartment building or commercial building. … Continue reading

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Apartment Development, Demand Spreads to Suburbs

While the development boom in core apartment and condominium submarkets has garnered most of the headlines, developers have actually delivered more than twice as much new multifamily supply in the suburban markets.   Several executives of large publicly traded apartment REITs … Continue reading

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Apartment Construction Hits Peak Year

Multifamily developers continue to churn out record levels of new supply ahead of what is expected to be a peak year for apartment construction in 2016. The number of new apartments under construction is at its highest level since the … Continue reading

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