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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…


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Arbor Introduces Proprietary Single-Family Rental Research

The market for single-family rentals (SFRs) in the United States has seen transformational change in recent years.

Higher per-unit acquisition costs and difficulties associated with managing and maintaining dispersed properties have limited both institutional penetration into the SFR sector and any semblance of market scale. However, in recent years the asset class has been gaining ground among investors.

Underpriced single-family assets following the financial crisis, technological advancements boosting operating efficiencies and a budding investor pipeline are all contributing to increased interest in SFR investment. Institutional capital sources are beginning to jump off the sidelines and into the suburbs.

For exclusive insights on the SFR market, download our “Q1 2019 Single-Family Rentals Investment Trends Report.”

Explore key SFR highlights, including:

  • Occupancy Trends
  • Cap Rates
  • LTVs & Debt Yields
  • Build to Rent Construction