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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…


The Changing Perception of Single-Family Rentals

How Single-Family Homes Can Help Address the Affordable Housing Crisis

In the years following the recession, home prices have rebounded and concern regarding the availability of our nation’s affordable housing has grown. This has prompted single-family rentals (SFRs) to emerge as a potential avenue to provide much-needed shelter for the nation’s workforce, as well as lower-income individuals and families.

Our new white paper, “The Changing Perception of Single-Family Rentals,” explores why single-family homes have emerged as a new source of affordable housing and an alternative to traditional apartment living. The report covers:

  • Market drivers and economic factors supporting demand for SFRs
  • How SFRs are being redefined for investors, lenders and renters
  • Financing options to grow your SFR portfolio
  • Investment scenarios to help you determine which loan product is right for you

Download your complimentary white paper now.