Items Tagged with 'Multifamily demand'

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  • CBRE: Here’s where multifamily investors should be putting their money in 2019

    Why workforce housing will outperform the rest of the market
    While most of the market attention tends to be focused on Class A multifamily buildings, new research from CBRE suggests that there is another class of multifamily housing that represents a much larger opportunity for investors – workforce housing. And going into 2019, market conditions are positioning workforce housing for continued return on investment.
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  • Bainbridge Companies hires five new executives to position for growth

    Bainbridge says it expects significant growth in East Coast operations over next 3 to 5 years
    Luxury multifamily firm Bainbridge Companies, recently hired five members to its executive team in support of its growth initiatives in the Mid-Atlantic region. As the single-family industry struggles to prop up sagging originations and fight low inventory, resulting in a tough season full of layoffs, the multifamily industry appears to be running strong. The ability of firms to hire for growth is a good indicator that things are going swimmingly in the multifamily industry.
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  • RealPage: Class-C is now the cream of the multifamily crop

    It's the underdog story of the decade; Class-C apartments are outperforming Class-B and Class-A in occupancy growth
    It’s the underdog story of the decade. Class-C is now on top of the multifamily food chain, boasting tighter occupancy rates than Class-B and Class-A, according to a report from RealPage. Class-C can thank good job growth, the overall demand for multifamily and the particularly acute demand for affordable apartments for its upward momentum in the multifamily market.
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  • Fannie Mae: Both renters and homebuyers feel pessimistic about affordable housing availability

    Affordability concerns could be keeping people in their homes and contributing to inventory shortage
    Renters and owners are more likely to be concerned about housing affordability when they have to find a new place to live compared to the affordability of where they already live, according to a report from Fannie Mae. Basically, people feel more comfortable paying what they pay now and are concerned that their payment (whether it's rent or a mortgage) will be less affordable than what they currently have.
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  • Multifamily development picks up despite falling demand

    Developers banking on demographics and job growth
    Recent statistics show that the majority of new renters might not be searching for traditional multifamily housing; instead, they’re renting single-family homes. So is all the multifamily development in vain? That's the question being thrown around with single-family homes still a dominant force in the housing market.
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