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    MBA: Multifamily originations declined 16% in Q3

    Lending fell 13% across commercial real estate as rising interest rates thwarted deal flow.

    By Nov. 22, 2022
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    Haven, JP Morgan form $1B build-to-rent joint venture

    The newly announced partnership is yet another signal that institutions are bullish on single-family rentals.

    By Nov. 18, 2022
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    Top apartment deals of Q3

    Go behind the scenes to see how some of this quarter’s biggest transactions took shape.

    By Nov. 17, 2022
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    Trepp: Servicing, delinquency rates drop

    Although problem loans remain rare in the apartment sector, some groups expect distressed buying opportunities in 2023 and 2024.

    By Nov. 14, 2022
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    How Standard Communities is working to grow to 50,000 apartments

    With tech firms like Amazon and Microsoft showing a willingness to invest, affordable owners have more ways to acquire housing.

    By Nov. 11, 2022
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    CBRE: Spreads widen 4 basis points on multifamily loans

    Loan-to-values fell 2.9 percentage points from Q2 and 9 percentage points from a year ago.

    By Nov. 10, 2022
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    OneWall grabs a tax credit property in the DC suburbs with a mid-4% interest rate

    The company sees an opportunity to renovate units and raise rents while staying within LIHTC parameters.

    By Nov. 9, 2022
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    The country’s biggest apartment owners

    Greystar and Equity Residential sit atop a new list of firms ranked by units owned, portfolio value and other factors.

    By Nov. 7, 2022
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    Trepp: Cap rates sit below 4%

    Although cap rates have risen, their increase is a fraction of the jump in Treasury yields.

    By Nov. 4, 2022
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    Q&A

    Are interest rates too high? Daryl Carter has seen much worse

    Avanath’s CEO is still getting affordable apartment deals done despite volatility in the market.

    By Nov. 1, 2022
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    Magma partners with Walker & Dunlop to nab 820 units in Houston, Dallas metros

    The Manhattan Beach, California-based owner has amassed nearly 3,500 units in Texas.

    By Oct. 31, 2022
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    Blackstone sees for-sale cost increases driving rental demand

    With cap rates rising, the investment giant is focusing on cash flow with multifamily acquisitions.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • Oct. 28, 2022
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    The top markets for buying, selling apartment buildings

    Two Texas cities lead the nation in apartment deal volume as Manhattan makes a major jump.

    By Oct. 26, 2022
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    Apartment transaction volume falls 17% in Q3 as cap rates decline YOY

    Without the massive ACC-Blackstone deal, sales would have fallen even further.

    By Oct. 25, 2022
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    Bell makes 4 buys around the country

    The Greensboro, North Carolina-based apartment firm nabbed 846 units for $313 million.

    By Oct. 25, 2022
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    For the right deals, Blackfin still sees a lot of money

    Despite volatility in the capital markets and moderation in rent growth, Doug Root continues to canvass the East Coast for opportunities.

    By Oct. 24, 2022
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    Cap rates jump 72 basis points in 6 months

    Investors also project more conservative rent increases when underwriting new deals.

    By Oct. 20, 2022
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    Inside one company’s strategy to focus on the Latino market

    Eagle Property Capital’s value-add strategy goes beyond property improvements to make its residents' lives better.

    By Oct. 18, 2022
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    Bonaventure secures 2 Virginia properties by assuming existing below-market loans

    The alternative asset manager is focused on working with owners who need creative solutions because of their partnership constraints or tax positions.

    By Oct. 14, 2022
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    IMG grabs more units in under-the-radar South Carolina market

    The Millennium Apartments appealed to CEO Neil Schimmel because of its upside potential and “excellent price per pound.”

    By Oct. 10, 2022
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    Alex Rodriguez-founded company makes another bet on Minneapolis

    Monument Capital Management has completed its eighth deal in the city, giving it more than 1,000 units in the region.

    By Oct. 6, 2022
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    RealPage acquires Knock CRM

    The acquisition allows RealPage to deliver a front-office platform that supports centralized leasing.

    By Oct. 5, 2022
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    This small firm aims to manage 75,000 units in the next 2 years

    Virginia-based Middleburg Communities is aggressively pursuing other property management firms.

    By Oct. 3, 2022
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    Apartment deal volume falls 26% in August

    MSCI says cap rates fell 30 basis points YOY to an average of 4.7%.

    By Sept. 26, 2022
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    Just how high have cap rates jumped?

    Observers say they’ve moved up into the 4% to more than 5% range, but more deals need to happen to get an exact read on values.

    By Sept. 21, 2022