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  • Here are 4 "buy" cities for multifamily investment

    These four cities are heating up and offer great upside for investors buying into the market
    Scouring the nation for your next cash cow multifamily acquisition? Look no further than these four underrated cities RealPage says have great upside. Things are a little too competitive for to be profitable for many investors in the primary markets. RealPage’s picks are not the sexiest markets, but their fundamentals are solid and their growth potential make them worthy candidates for investment.
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  • Singapore real estate giant CapitaLand enters U.S. multifamily with $835 million acquisition

    Buying 16 Class-B properties in Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, and Denver
    With rents continuing to rise with little sign of slowing, multifamily real estate in the U.S. is beginning to draw some serious international investor interest, as one of Asia’s largest real estate companies is planning a U.S. invasion of its own. Singapore’s CapitaLand announced Tuesday that it is entering the U.S. multifamily market with an $835 million acquisition of 16 apartment communities in Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, and Denver.
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  • Mesirow Financial raises $567 million to invest in value-add multifamily properties

    Just closed funding for its value-add fund and is positioned to acquire $1.6 billion in assets
    Mesirow Financial raised $567 million in equity from a global pool of institutional investors for its value-add fund. According to its release, the closing of this fund (Mesirow Financial Real Estate Value Fund III) positions the firm to acquire more than $1.6 billion in real estate assets.
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  • Aussie invasion? Two Australian financial giants plan to build $2 billion U.S. multifamily portfolio

    U.S. multifamily's strong performance is attracting new foreign investment
    U.S. multifamily has had the favor of U.S. investors for quite some time, but it seems tales of its boons have stretched to the land down under. Australian companies Lendlease and First State Super are teaming up to invest some serious capital in U.S. multifamily assets.
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  • Inside the scandal that could explode multifamily real estate

    WSJ reports on massive multifamily mortgage fraud investigation
    Everything is going swimmingly in multifamily real estate these days, right? Rents keep rising, construction is still chugging along, deals are being made, and delinquencies are still at historic lows. So everything’s good, right? Maybe not. It appears there could a deep, dark secret at the core of multifamily lending. Fake residents, fake incomes, and inflated mortgages. Sound familiar?
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  • Follow the money: Inside an emerging trend that could bring relief to home prices

    Shift to commercial investment could be solution to tension in single-family housing
    Home prices have been appreciating rapidly as the housing shortage and other economic factors keep upward pressure on the median price point in the U.S. The trend looks nigh invincible as a strong economy and rising interest rates cement it into place. But, what if there was a developing trend that could ease that pressure?
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  • Same rent, different day: Multifamily mighty at midway point in 2018

    Freddie Mac predicts strength in the multifamily market with moderate corrections to continue
    It looks the multifamily housing market is going to continue its strong performance with continued gradual correction, according to Freddie Mac, which just released its mid-year multifamily outlook. Same rent, different day. Rent growth remains healthy at the national level as continued demand keeps multifamily afloat.
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  • WhyHotel and the changing nature of short-term rentals

    WhyHotel Co-founder and CEO Jason Fudin dishes on the future of CRE and why WhyHotel is here to stay
    Alternative hospitality startup WhyHotel Co-Founder and CEO Jason Fudin spoke with HousingWire and gave us an inside look at his company, strategy and what’s on the horizon for the young company.
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  • Multifamily investment market is getting tougher still

    Freddie Mac's Apartment Investment Index took a tumble thanks to rising property prices, interest rates
    The Freddie Mac Apartment Investment Market Index fell 3.4% year-over-year in the first quarter, despite strong fundamentals. The index tracks 13 markets across the nation, aggregating employment data, permitting data net, operating income data and property price data to come up with a score that captures the investment climate in the multifamily market.
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