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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…


Joseph Martello


Mr. Martello has served as one of our directors since June 2003. He is currently chief operating officer of Arbor Management, LLC, the managing member of Arbor Commercial Mortgage. He is responsible for overseeing the company’s investment portfolio and day-to-day operations.

From 1995 to 1999, Mr. Martello served as chief financial officer of Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC. From 1990 to 1995, he was chief financial officer of Arbor National Holdings, Inc.

Prior to Arbor, Mr. Martello was a senior manager with the international accounting and consulting firm of Ernst & Young for 11 years. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, where he is a former executive director of the board of directors of the Suffolk County chapter. Mr. Martello also serves as a member of the board of directors of Citala, Ltd., a privately owned technology firm based in Israel.


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