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    2024’s top multifamily events

    Multifamily Dive has you covered with a full list of the industry conferences, expos and meetings for the rest of the year.

    Updated April 30, 2024
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    Tracker

    Problem loans: Tracking the biggest multifamily delinquencies

    Recent distressed transactions occurred in San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Atlanta.

    Updated June 13, 2024
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    Proptech funding drops 14.3%

    Ninety-one percent of tech firms anticipate raising capital, and 45% expect that to happen in the next 10 to 12 months.

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    Q&A

    Denver-based operator uses its smaller size as an advantage

    The CEO of Atlas Real Estate said his company “out-locals” national players while still investing in technology.

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    DEALS + STARTS

    Inside Mill Creek’s evolution to a full-service investment management firm

    Although the Florida-based developer made its name in new construction, value-add purchases and structured products will represent a larger part of the business going forward.

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    How California’s junk fee laws could impact legislation nationwide

    The state is now a testing ground for rules affecting how hotels and other accommodations display mandatory fees.

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    Unit turnover, move-outs to buy drop

    High home prices, fewer listings and lifestyle preferences are keeping renters in one place, according to a new study.

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    EXECUTIVE MOVES

    TDI adds Riata Development founders as senior VPs

    Graham Johnston and Patrick Crawford will work to expand the former JPI company’s middle-income housing platform.

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    As summer heats up, apartment properties offer outdoor fun

    Beyond swimming pools, property designers and managers are experimenting with seasonal offerings like al fresco dining, fitness and games.

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    5 US cities prime for office-to-residential conversions

    An Urban Institute analysis names the cities that could benefit most from adaptive reuse projects based on office real estate markets and housing supply needs.

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    KKR purchases Quarterra portfolio for $2.1B

    Carter-Haston, MG Properties and Dalan Real Estate will operate the assets for the New York City-based global investment firm.

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    Clark makes headway on first affordable housing project in Tysons, Virginia

    Amazon is funding $56 million of the project through its housing equity fund.

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    MSCI: Prices have fallen over 20% in less than 2 years

    Additionally, apartment sales dropped 44% year over year in May to $6.7 billion.

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    SCOTUS overturns Chevron doctrine, limiting federal agency reach

    The decision could have far-reaching effects on apartment owners, managers and developers, according to an attorney.

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    AIR sued by former tenant alleging illegal security deposit deductions

    The class action lawsuit claims the property owner violated the Massachusetts Security Deposit Law.

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    $400M mixed-use building underway in Honolulu

    The 477-unit condo tower, Ālia at 888 Ala Moana, features sustainable design techniques, ocean views and luxury amenities.

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    Apartmentalize 2024

    How centralization changes employees’ career paths

    Companies like Equity Residential are placing a greater focus on competencies that can apply across roles.

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    RealPage breaks silence on antitrust allegations

    Amid dozens of lawsuits and a DOJ investigation, the company issued a statement to correct what it said are factual inaccuracies around its revenue management software.

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    Apartment starts plummet 52%

    Completions for buildings with five or more units rose only 0.8% in May as investors eyed new buildings.

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    Minnesota adopts state-level fee restrictions

    A dozen states have passed or are considering bills related to junk fees this year, including several in California.

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    Justice Department files suit against Toll Brothers

    The DOJ has alleged accessibility-related Fair Housing Act violations at multiple properties constructed by the builder.

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    Apartmentalize 2024

    Rent control, antitrust issues are apartment pros’ top legal, regulatory concerns

    The multifamily industry is facing increased scrutiny in courts, Congress and the White House, according to panelists at the recent Apartmentalize Conference.

    Updated June 25, 2024
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    DEALS + STARTS

    Growing Charleston, South Carolina-based firm enters Georgia, making its largest deal to date

    Matheson Capital purchased the 248-unit Residences at St. George in Savannah — its 14th acquisition as the lead sponsor.

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    Merchant Building to add 174 units to downtown Columbus, Ohio

    Gilbane is building the 32-story mixed-use structure, which is scheduled to open in 2026.

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    Q&A

    Inside a Dallas developer’s plan for 2,000 starts this year

    The president of Leon Capital Group’s multifamily division sees an opportunity to deliver new apartments into rent growth.