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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…


Adam Dratch

Senior Vice President, Associate General Counsel, Agency Lending

Adam Dratch is responsible for managing all legal matters related to Arbor’s Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac platforms from loan origination through delivery. In this role, he provides support and direction both internally and to closing counsel on questions related to legal diligence and Agency Guide compliance.

Mr. Dratch joined Arbor in 2010 and has held several position within the Closing and Legal teams before being promoted to his current role. Prior to Arbor, he practiced law at Cassin and Cassin LLP, representing lenders in the financing of commercial and multifamily properties.

Mr. Dratch received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Villanova University and a Juris Doctor from Pace Law School.

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