The Top Five Reasons to Consider Commercial Real Estate For Your Portfolio

The Top Five Reasons to Consider Commercial Real Estate For Your Portfolio. While many investors see single-family homes as their “bread-and-butter” investment, investing in commercial properties is an option that can also help you achieve your financial goals.
“Commercial*” in its broadest lay vernacular includes multifamily apartments, however, the true industry definition separates multifamily properties (over five residential units) from true commercial, such as retail, office space, industrial, self-storage or medical centers….. Learn More…

Agency Lenders Still Rule the Multifamily Loan Market

 

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac held 37 percent ($467 billion) of all mortgages on multifamily properties outstanding as of Sept. 30, 2017, according the Federal Reserve data. Click the Image to read more details. Give a call today to find out how Peter can help you! 415-657-3397 or send an email to info@theapartmentconsultant.com or visit https://www.theapartmentconsultant.com

Do You Know the Essentials of a Successful Apartment Acquisition?

The national apartment market may have shown some ever-so-slight signs of softening in 2017, but that doesn’t mean investors have soured on the multifamily sector.

Apartment sales in the U.S. during the first half of 2017 totaled $55.3 billion, according to commercial real estate brokerage firm JLL. Granted, that figure represents a 22.3% decline from the first six months of what was a record-setting year in 2016. However, apartment executives say that, in a broad sense, the sector remains an alluring one for investors of all stripes. Continue reading