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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 Benefits of Streamlined Rate Lock in an Ever-Changing Interest Rate Environment

As we move into 2019, potential risks to economic growth and the possibility of a higher interest rate environment are causing uncertainty among industry stakeholders, including multifamily borrowers.

Fannie Mae’s Streamlined Rate Lock (SRL) helps borrowers mitigate the risk of interest rate volatility by providing the ability to rate lock their loan, capitalizing on a rate that could ideally maximize loan proceeds.

Download our article to learn:

• How Fannie Mae’s SRL can offer peace of mind in an everchanging interest rate environment
• Some key benefits of using SRL
• Several scenarios in which SRL would be a choice loan solution