Development


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    REIT Report

    MAA sees new lease pricing improve after 7% fall

    The REIT’s blended pricing rose 130 basis points in January, and the firm expects fundamentals to improve as the year plays out.

    By Feb. 26, 2024
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    Apartment starts fall 38%

    Developers completed 538,000 units during January, a 53.7% YOY jump.

    By Feb. 22, 2024
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    Trendline

    Top 5 stories from Multifamily Dive

    A roundup of some of Multifamily Dive’s top stories of 2024.

    By Multifamily Dive staff
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    5 of the largest office conversions underway across the US

    Over 55,000 residential units are in the pipeline, concentrated in major metros.

    By Feb. 21, 2024
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    DEALS + STARTS

    210 units go vertical next to future light rail stop in Miami

    Wynwood Station by Fifield Cos. will feature an industrial-style exterior inspired by its location.

    By Feb. 20, 2024
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    Faith-based institutions take on the affordable housing crisis

    “Land-rich and cash-poor” religious institutions are among those looking at how they can meet their communities’ low-income housing needs while shoring up their finances.

    By Karen Kroll • Feb. 20, 2024
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    PROJECT SPOTLIGHT

    Quarterra starts leasing 224 units in Denver’s Golden Triangle

    Kindred Apartments is the 11th Denver development for Lennar’s multifamily subsidiary.

    By Feb. 20, 2024
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    Weak rent growth on the horizon for 2024

    The national average rent was unchanged last month as new supply dampened prices, according to Yardi Matrix.

    By Feb. 15, 2024
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    UDR assumes ownership of Mill Creek lease-up development in Oakland

    The REIT had provided $45.2 million in preferred equity for the 173-unit asset.

    By Feb. 15, 2024
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    REIT Report

    Camden expects a ‘transition year’ for supply, with the highest concessions in Nashville and Austin

    Overall, the firm predicts property revenues to fall between 0.5% to 2.5%, with Southern California leading the way.

    By Feb. 14, 2024
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    Lender forecloses on Greystar tower in Dallas

    Areeif Lender W LLC, an affiliate of Ares Commercial Real Estate, has taken control of The Gabriella.

    By Feb. 13, 2024
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    PROJECT SPOTLIGHT

    Leasing opens for 108 BTR homes in Charlotte, North Carolina

    The Zora University community is located near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte campus, plus other employment centers.

    By Updated Feb. 13, 2024
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    REIT Report

    AVB generated $10M from its AvalonConnect rollout in 2023

    Like EQR, the REIT expects a slower year in 2024 with NOI growth of 1.25%.

    By Feb. 12, 2024
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    Michael Young

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    DEALS + STARTS

    One of New York City’s last 421-a properties goes vertical

    The 7 Platt Street tower will add 250 units in the Financial District.

    By Feb. 8, 2024
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    DEALS + STARTS

    Developer buys 3,000+ acres for $6B community, Margaritaville resort near Dallas

    With 7,500 homes planned, Preston Harbor is expected to double the size of Denison, Texas.

    By Feb. 6, 2024
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    4 takeaways from the NMHC conference

    The association’s packed event in San Diego last week featured lots of commentary about housing supply.

    By Feb. 6, 2024
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    Opinion

    Renters weigh in on their favorite workout room features

    As the Peloton bike wanes in demand, fitness equipment like CrossFit and TRX are tops with apartment residents, according to a new NMHC report.

    By Sarah Yaussi • Feb. 5, 2024
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    DEALS + STARTS

    San Antonio developer plans 318 BTR townhomes next to retail

    The Schertz, Texas, development will include EV chargers in its resident garages and throughout the property.

    By Feb. 1, 2024
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    Is the EV revolution over?

    Despite a sales slowdown, apartment owners and developers should charge ahead with electric vehicle infrastructure, experts say.

    By Amanda Loudin • Jan. 31, 2024
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    DEALS + STARTS

    JPI partners with Kroger for a project in Lewisville, Texas

    In another deal, the developer will build a workforce project in Ft. Worth.

    By Jan. 31, 2024
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    What apartment leaders need to know for 2024

    It’s anyone’s guess what will happen in the next 12 months, but these insights from multifamily pros can help bring the year into focus. 

    By Multifamily Dive Staff • Jan. 26, 2024
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    Thought Leaders: January 2024

    Executives from Denholtz, StarPoint, Woodmont and more talk about their latest challenges and successes.

    By Multifamily Dive Staff • Jan. 25, 2024
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    2024 OUTLOOK

    5 predictions for apartment development in 2024

    As starts fall, labor and land will be impacted.

    By Jan. 24, 2024
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    Apartment starts fall 9.5%

    Permits for apartments in buildings with five or more units dropped 26.6% in December, showing the continued obstacles developers face with financing.

    By Jan. 23, 2024
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    DEALS + STARTS

    Chicago developers set to break ground in Fulton Market

    The 220 N. Ada St. development will add 308 units in an expected slow period for new deliveries.

    By Jan. 23, 2024
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    Q&A

    AP exec sees growth in office conversion market

    Adolfson & Peterson’s Will Pender says the firm is seeing a record demand for projects that transform vacant workspaces into housing.

    By Jan. 23, 2024