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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…


Anthony Merolla

Senior Vice President, Arbor Private Label Counsel

Anthony Merolla manages all legal matters related to the Arbor Private Label loan platform from origination through securitization. He also structures, negotiates and closes Arbor bridge, mezzanine and preferred equity financing transactions. In his prior role with Arbor as Associate General Counsel, Mr. Merolla helped establish the firm’s Single Family Rental Portfolio platform, where he continues to lend support.

Prior to joining Arbor in 2017, Mr. Merolla was Head of Transaction Management at KGS-Alpha Real Estate and Director at Eurohypo AG. Preceding those in-house counsel roles, he practiced real estate finance law at Kelley Drye & Warren, LLP and Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP.

Anthony earned a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Politics and Law from Binghamton University and a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law.

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