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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…


Small Multifamily Sector Returns to Normalcy as the Recovery Takes Hold

Trends in the small multifamily sector reflect the recovery of the broader industry. This quarterly report features exclusive, timely data and insights on the small multifamily finance and investment trends for the second quarter and what’s ahead for the year.

Key Findings Include:

  • Acquisitions made up a larger share of lending volume as refinancings settled
  • Asset prices climbed above their pre-pandemic mark
  • Cap rate compression continued its long-term trend
  • Loan-to-value ratios reversed their freefall

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