Weekly Roundup Intro: Week of May 6, 2019

This week’s multifamily roundup takes a look at housing affordability, the top metros attracting Millennials and how to implement value-add strategies. First, Mortgage Bankers Association reveals that multifamily is this year’s most favored investment opportunity, according to a recent survey from Deloitte and Situs RERC. Next, Brookings analyzes the factors causing affordability challenges for middle-income [...]

By |2019-05-16T21:40:24+00:00May 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Multifamily Development Year-End 2016

Year-end data released by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on new residential construction, including data for multifamily buildings (classified as structures with five or more units), showed that multifamily development continued its strong run during 2016. Multifamily Building Permits Authorizations of privately-owned residential housing units in the United [...]

By |2017-06-19T15:51:06+00:00March 29th, 2017|blog|1 Comment

The State of the Small Balance Multifamily Market: Q&A Part 1A

Arbor has helped shape the small multifamily loan market into what it is today, partnering with Fannie Mae to develop the first-ever agency small loan program over 20 years ago. More recently, Arbor helped launch the Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan program that debuted in 2014 — and was the program’s top lender in 2015 [...]

By |2017-06-19T15:51:06+00:00March 21st, 2017|blog|0 Comments