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Multifamily Investors Fight Rising Rates by Pursuing Properties with Assumable Debt

By assuming existing loans, investors can mitigate the risk from rising interest rates and ultimately underwrite a greater leveraged return, market participants say. The short-term borrowing rate is at its

U.S. Needs 4.3 Million Apartments Over Next Decade Just To Tread Water

The U.S. needs 4.3 million new apartments over the next 13 years just to meet projected demand, a total that includes the current shortfall of 600,000 units, according to a new

How Multifamily Borrowers are Adjusting to Rising Interest Rates

Some buyers are trying to renegotiate prices, but a net result of recent moves could be a tightening in the spread between multifamily cap rates and yields on 10-year Treasuries.

CRE Investment Hot Streak Doused By Down Economy

Economic forces at play across the globe, including the rising cost of capital and the threat of a U.S. recession have caused investors to think twice about how and where

Newbies are Running Risks as They Flock to Triple-Net-Lease Assets

How can investors avoid buying a property that will be on the chopping block when the retailer’s lease-renewal option comes up? Prior to the Fed’s June 15 rate hike—the largest

Bed Bath & Beyond Stares Down Potential Bankruptcy With 28M SF On The Line

Hundreds of big-box stores across the country are at risk of closing as another major retail chain struggles to stay afloat. Bed Bath & Beyond’s board removed its CEO last week after it

Apartment Owners Likely To Reap Rewards Of Housing Market Headaches

Ballooning costs in the for-sale housing market have served as an adrenaline shot for apartment demand, driving valuations up, but as inflation pummels the construction industry, the development pipeline still can’t keep

Asset Diversification Is Critical to Hedge Against Economic Upheavals

Like many real estate firms, your clients are branching out. If you can’t service those clients, they’ll simply go to someone who can. It’s interesting to note that the industrial