Items Tagged with 'multifamily'

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  • Yardi: Strong fundamentals will make multifamily weather headwinds

    Healthy economy, demographic trends and investor preference will help weather end of this cycle
    A new report from Yardi indicates that though there are headwinds slowing the multifamily market, strong fundamentals will keep the plane cruising at altitude. Demographic trends, a healthy economy and investor preference will keep the multifamily market humming along as the cycle winds down.
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  • MBA, NMHC, others call on CFPB to change multifamily HMDA rules

    Want exemption from HMDA reporting for business-to-business loans
    The Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Multifamily Housing Council, and several other prominent trade groups are calling on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to change the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act rules for multifamily lending. The groups want the CFPB to completely exempt multifamily business-to-business lending from HMDA reporting requirements.
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  • Walker & Dunlop adds Mark Besharaty to California multifamily team

    Besharaty will focus on driving multifamily loan origination growth
    Walker & Dunlop announce the addition of Mark Besharaty, as senior vice president and chief production officer to lead a new initiative focused on multifamily small loans. The company hopes that multifamily small loans will provide sustainable and affordable financing solutions for smaller properties in a rapidly growing market.
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  • Angel Oak grows commercial lending arm by acquiring Cherrywood Mortgage

    Cherrywood will offer wholesale small-balance commercial lending
    Back in April, Angel Oak, an investment management firm that focuses on mortgage credit and made its name providing residential mortgages that don’t fit into the Qualified Mortgage box, expanded into commercial and multifamily lending by launching Angel Oak Commercial Lending. Now, the company is about to grow that commercial lending arm.
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  • An inside look at HousingWire’s multifamily expansion

    Coverage focuses on lending and real estate trends impacting owners, builders, investors
    HousingWire announced its expansion into multifamily real estate and lending coverage in April. Today, CEO Clayton Collins leads an interview with Editor Ben Lane to dive deep into HousingWire's multifamily coverage model.
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  • Your favorite mortgage finance publisher is upgrading, in more ways than one

    HousingWire CEO: As mortgage industry evolves, so do we
    The economy and housing market both look good as we head into, what should be, another robust summer home sales season. At HousingWire, our mission is Moving Markets Forward. To help our readers and clients continue to put buyers in homes, win market share and build successful businesses, we’re making some serious investments.
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  • In the pipeline: Navigating this multifamily sellers' market

    Settle in for a long, slow climb as multifamily housing takes center stage
    The multifamily market is in on hold as far new starts go with the exception of an odd permitting blip registered over the course of March, in which permit numbers spiked by 19%. That aside, researchers are predicting a slowdown in new construction starts as the market is full-up on Class-A product, and construction costs don’t allow for them to build Class-B product.
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  • Report: Multifamily rents on the rise

    Yardi-Matrix's monthly report shows strong rent growth and dipping occupancy
    U.S. multifamily rents climbed $4 in April, moving from $1,373 to $1,377, according to a survey of 121 markets by Yardi-Matrix. More than just the typical seasonal bump in spring and summer, the growth reflects a 2.4% year-over-year gain, which is the highest since last spring.
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