The ‘Incredible’ Flow Of Capital Into Multifamily Is Expected To Increase In 2020

The U.S. multifamily sector has emerged as a top investor target during this cycle, and despite concerns of a looming recession, industry leaders expect the flow of investment to only increase next year. Top capital markets executives, speaking Wednesday at Bisnow’s Multifamily Annual Conference New England, said they expect equity and debt flow into the […]

Southeast Multifamily Outlook Holding Strong

Several Southeast markets continue to top national lists for job and population growth, causing investors to pour capital into the region’s multifamily sector as they chase a new wave of demand that’s driving the current market expansion. ARA and Berkeley Point Capital’s 2Q 2018 United States Multihousing Market Report includes several Southeast hubs among its […]

Five Questions To Ask About Owning Multifamily Real Estate For Cash Flow

POST WRITTEN BY Carlos Vaz Millions of Americans depend on cash flow generated by long-term investment portfolios, and that number is expected to skyrocket as nearly 10,000 baby boomers reach retirement every day. Commercial real estate is an attractive option for investors seeking cash flow, and multifamily is arguably the strongest buy. Despite escalating property taxes and […]

Why the Wealthy Put Their Money Into Multifamily & Commercial Real Estate

Have you heard stats such as “80% of millionaires attribute their wealth to real estate”? Or heard stories of living the good life off passive cash flow from rental property? Combine this with the recent years of unpredictable, disappointing stock markets, and you get masses of people realizing they have no control over many of their […]

With Recession in Mind, Family Offices Swing Toward Real Estate

Family office allocations to real estate are rising, a new survey finds. John Egan | Oct 04, 2019 Adjusting to market volatility and girding for a recession, some family offices in the U.S. are hedging their bets by shrinking their exposure to hedge funds and boosting their exposure to real estate. That’s one of the key findings of […]

Multifamily Demographics Positioned for More Growth

Industry estimates forecast upwards of 1 million new renter households a year. By Tanya Sterling | October 01, 2019 at 07:10 AM DENVER—With expanding populations, a growing preference for renting and the majority of new jobs in the economy low-paying thus making homeownership challenging, the multifamily industry forecasts upwards of one million new renter households a year. As […]

3 Additional Reasons Why Multifamily Investment Is So Compelling

Apartment developers will need to add approximately 325,000 new units each year until 2030. By Tanya Sterling | September 27, 2019 at 07:13 AM EL SEGUNDO, CA—The case for multifamily investment is obvious. To name a few reasons, occupancy rates are high, vacancy rates are in the 5% range or lower and renewal rates are running at record […]

Workforce Housing as a Defensive Play

Aegon Real Assets US is is partnering with local developers, usually though a JV equity structure to target workforce housing in select markets. By Erika Morphy| September 23, 2019 at 05:23 AM DENVER—Like many in the commercial real estate industry, Scott Cote, executive vice president and co-head of Real Assets at Aegon Real Assets US is fairly […]

U.S. Commercial Real Estate Market Remains Strong Despite Global Economic Concerns

Ten years since the economic expansion started after the Great Recession, commercial real estate remains strong. Many real estate professionals and investors expected markets, including real estate, to contract sooner, entering hyper-supply. At the 2015 CCIM Institute’s annual conference Sam Zell, the founder and chairman of Equity International, discussed the sale of his multifamily portfolio […]