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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…


David Galst

Vice President
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David Galst joined Arbor in 2018 as Vice President, based in Century City, California. He is responsible for originating Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, CMBS, Bridge, Mezzanine and Preferred Equity transactions nationwide.

Mr. Galst brings more than 25 years of financial experience to Arbor. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Galst served the last eight years with Wells Fargo in its Business Banking Group. In his most recent role as Principle Real Estate Industry Specialist, he originated and underwrote commercial real estate investor loans for various property types, while managing a sizeable portfolio. Additional responsibilities included credit monitoring, annual loan reviews, compliance and customer support. Previously, he held positions as Vice President with Preferred Bank, Union Bank of California and Commercial Bank.

Mr. Galst earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from The George Washington University.

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