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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…


Gianni Ottaviano

Executive Vice President, Structured Finance Production

Gianni Ottaviano is responsible for managing the complete flow of structured loan production at Arbor, including comprehensive deal management, screening and oversight of team members. He also oversees and manages the flow of multifamily structured transactions that are sourced by Arbor’s national sales team.

During Mr. Ottaviano’s tenure with Arbor, he has taken on a variety of increasingly vital roles within the group, including loan production, transaction screening, underwriting, deal management, relationship management, closing and asset management. Mr. Ottaviano began his real estate industry career with Arbor in 1999 after working for five years in the accounting group at Ford Models.

Mr. Ottaviano earned a Master of Business Administration from Hofstra University and a Bachelor of Science from St. John’s University.

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