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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 single-family rental sector (SFR) enjoyed its best year on record in 2021, as demographic and pandemic-related forces combined with growing investment enthusiasm. This report provides an in-depth look at the SFR market with exclusive data and analysis on its performance.

Key Findings:

  • Cap rates dipped to 5.3% in fourth-quarter 2021 — a new all-time low
  • Vacant-to-occupied (V2O) annual rent growth remains robust, hitting 13.5% through October
  • Occupancy rates edge down to 94.8% in the third quarter, just 50 bps off their generational high

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