Archive for December, 2018

2019 Real Estate Report: How Does the Multifamily Market Look?

If you're considering investing in a multifamily venture, or if you're already in the market, there are challenges and opportunities to watch for in the coming year. From rent trends to supply and cost factors, here's what to expect in 2019. Read full story Read more

4 Multifamily Development Trends to Watch in 2019

Changing demographics, shifting social values, and evolving development landscapes all continue to drive a surging, nationwide demand for multifamily housing. With empty-nesters looking to downsize, millennials staying single longer, and a general desire for a more convenient and social lifestyle, more and more “renter-by-choice” Americans are forgoing mortgages for lease agreements. Read full story Read more

Fed reports growth but points out unease over tariffs

The Federal Reserve's latest report on economic conditions, known as the Beige Book, says most of the central bank's 12 regions achieved satisfactory growth in November but says there is "increased uncertainty" among businesses regarding the influence of US tariff policy. The report highlights rising costs for manufacturers and problems for farmers because of countertariffs imposed by China and others. Read full story Read more