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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…


Webinar: Big Opportunities in Small Properties

This comprehensive presentation from Arbor and Globe St. provides an overview of the rapidly expanding small balance apartment and single-family rental sectors.

Join Arbor CEO and Chairman, Ivan Kaufman, along with experts from Freddie Mac, for an in-depth discussion on the state of the residential rental market, demographic research on U.S. housing and the latest trends in the $1M to $7.5M apartment loan space. After highlighting some of the many market opportunities, the conversation concludes with a presentation of financing options that will help you achieve optimal ROI while addressing the unprecedented demand in both asset classes, as well as the following:

  •  The state of the residential rental market
  • New demographic research on how U.S. housing has evolved
  •  Freddie Mac Multifamily’s Single-Family Rental (SFR) Pilot Loan Program
  • Trends in the apartment loan space
  • Actionable ways to set up investments for optimal ROI