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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…


Finding the Right Market

There is no shortage of multifamily loan terms and sources to consider when you go to pair up financing with your latest investment opportunity. This chapter of our new eBook The Definitive Guide to Building Your Apartment Empire offers multifamily investors a look at the different sources and types of apartment loans available. You’ll learn:

  • The difference between recourse and non-recourse loans
  • Which multifamily loan sources are originating the highest volumes
  • When a bridge loan might make the most sense
  • How agency (Fannie and Freddie) loans differ from bank loans