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How Big is Small Cap Multifamily?

A closer look at the multifamily housing inventory in the United States and the size of the small cap investment opportunity.

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Multifamily Forecast: Investors Moving to Secondary Markets

The apartment sector has remained the darling of the commercial real estate for the past six years. This doesn’t appear to be changing anytime soon, as 2016 is expected to set a new record for multifamily mortgage origination volume. While multifamily’s position as top dog remains uncontested, savvy investors are altering their strategy for sourcing Read the full article…


Ivan Kaufman
Ivan Kaufman has been spearheading the development of innovative real estate companies for more than three decades, spanning both the residential and commercial sectors. Ivan Kaufman's latest venture, through parent company Arbor Realty Trust, Inc., is Arbor LoanExpress (ALEX), an online multifamily financing portal designed for the company’s diverse and growing client base including brokers, borrowers and correspondent lenders. As Chairman and CEO of Arbor, Ivan Kaufman was intricately involved in the conceptualization, development and launch of ALEX with a desire to make the multifamily financing experience and process more efficient and client-focused.