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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…



You’ve selected a market, identified a property that meets your investment goals and are now under contract, but there are several steps to take to make sure your loan is closed. This guide offers multifamily investors a look at the 11 items to have prepped and ready to go in order to ensure that you obtain financing (or refinancing) as soon as possible. These items include:

  • Personal financials and operating statements
  • Specific property details
  • Purchase and sale agreement (acquisition)
  • Borrower’s cost basis and length of ownership (refinance)