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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: How to Spot Strong Small Balance Multifamily Investment Opportunities in L.A.

This informative on-demand webinar from Arbor and Los Angeles Business Journal examines the performance of the Los Angeles multifamily market and how investors in the metro can find the right small balance multifamily financing to achieve their investment goals.

Listen to this in-depth discussion with Reis Senior Economist Barbara Denham, financing experts Gerald Lam and Kelly Chou of Freddie Mac, and Arbor Vice President of Agency Lending Operations Dustin Pevear to learn more about the small balance finance and investment opportunities in the L.A. market.

  • Provide a macro overview of the Los Angeles market
  • Present research on how the metro’s demographic and housing patterns have evolved
  • Discuss Freddie Mac’s Small Balance Loan program
  • Explore the finance and investment opportunities for small balance borrowers