Current Reports

Single-Family Rental Investment Trends Report Q1 2024

On the heels of a strong 2023, the single-family rental (SFR) sector is positioned to expand even more in 2024. Build-to-rent (BTR) starts ticked up in the third quarter to reach 7.8%, another record high. With occupancy rates stable and lease renewal rent growth above historical averages, SFR has healthy fundamentals that will continue to support growth amid headwinds, Arbor’s Single-Family Rental Investment Trends Report Q1 2024, developed in partnership with Chandan Economics, shows.


U.S. Multifamily Market Snapshot — Q4 2023

The U.S. multifamily market continued to show signs of slowing at the end of 2023, although demand remained robust, with high home prices leading younger generations of higher-income households to choose renting over homeownership.


Arbor Recognized as Top Lender by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and FHA in 2023

Arbor’s platform of diverse multifamily financing solutions and our strong industry relationships drive us to the top of the multifamily lender rankings year after year. Through decades-long partnerships with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and FHA, our best-in-class team delivered results for our borrowers in 2023, propelling Arbor to the top of the partner rankings.

Current Reports

Small Multifamily Investment Trends Report Q1 2024

Small multifamily starts the year from a position of strength with normalizing expense ratios and healthy occupancy rates. After demonstrating resiliency amid headwinds, this subsector is ready to capitalize on any positive momentum in the financial markets. Arbor’s Small Multifamily Investment Trends Report Q1 2024, developed in partnership with Chandan Economics, examines and explains the key developments every investor needs to know.

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Eric Twitchell

Senior Vice President, Deputy Chief Underwriter
Eric Twitchell

Eric Twitchell manages a team of underwriters and analysts responsible for reviewing underwriting packages for agency loan products to ensure prudent and accurate underwriting, as well as adherence to agency guidelines.

Since joining Arbor in 2007, Mr. Twitchell has worked on a broad portfolio of multifamily loan products. He specializes in Conventional, Affordable, Cooperative, Military, Manufactured Housing, and Student Housing underwriting. Mr. Twitchell has risen through the ranks at Arbor from Underwriting Analyst to Senior Underwriter to Associate Vice President Underwriter and Team Lead to Vice President Deputy Chief Underwriter of Agency Products. He became a member of the Arbor Loan Committee in 2019.

Mr. Twitchell earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Johnson & Wales University.

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