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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 Loan Programs

Arbor is one of the nation’s leading small multifamily lenders, specializing in loans $1M – $7.5M. We help enhance your investments and build your portfolio, from your first loan to your 100th.


From its beginnings as a small multifamily loan specialist, partnering with Fannie Mae to develop the first-ever, agency small loan  mortgage program more than two decades ago, to its role in helping to develop Freddie Mac’s Small Balance Loan program, Arbor has long ensured this once underserved market receives the professional and personalized treatment it deserves. Welcome to your small loan source!

  • Arbor offers:

    • 12-, 15-, 20-, 25- and 30-year, fixed- and floating-rate financing for acquisitions and refinancing with 30 years of amortization

    • Full-term interest-only options

    • Nonrecourse is standard

    • No underwriting floors for top markets

    • Loan assumability and cash out options

    • Zero banking account deposit requirements

    • Flexible prepayment capabilities

    • Personalized treatment as a long-term partner (and not just another customer), with loan customization and flexibility every step of the way

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