Category Archives: multi-family

Worried about investing your dollars in a small apartment building? Don’t be

by Dan Rafter When you think of the booming multifamily market, what comes to mind? New apartment towers stretching 20 stories in the sky? How about sprawling suburban communities with swimming pools, fitness centers and hundreds of units? These larger … Continue reading

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Why you shouldn’t worry (yet) that developers are bringing too many apartment units in your city

by Dan Rafter It’s common knowledge that the multifamily market remains a hot one across the Midwest and the nation. But sometimes it helps to look at the numbers to see just how strong this commercial sector is. Yardi recently … Continue reading

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One Southdale Place: A taste of urban living in the suburbs

by Dan Rafter You don’t have to live in the center of a big city to get a taste of urban living. The One Southdale Place luxury apartment complex in the Twin Cities suburb of Edina, Minnesota, is a good … Continue reading

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The Midwest’s secondary markets are seeing a boom in mixed-use development

by Dan Rafter A new study by CBRE Group says that secondary markets in the Midwest are seeing a boom of mixed-use urban development and population growth. The CBRE study says that markets such as Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Minneapolis … Continue reading

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BMO Harris Bank’s Petrovski, Liautaud: Apartments still the top-performing asset class across Midwest

By Dan Rafter New apartment towers continue to spring up in the urban areas – and suburbs – of the Midwest’s biggest cities. And two commercial finance pros with BMO Harris Bank – John Petrovski, managing director and head of … Continue reading

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Grandbridge Real Estate Capital’s Kegg: Financing deals coming at a faster clip

by Dan Rafter Craig Kegg, senior vice president and office manager with the Columbus office of Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, says that his office is seeing an ever-increasing number of financing requests. Consider it yet another sign that the commercial … Continue reading

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YardiMatrix: Average apartment rents rising rapidly

by Dan Rafter The multifamily market is showing no signs of slowing down, at least according to the latest data provided by YardiMatrix. That’s good news for landlord, but not the best for tenants struggling to find affordable apartment units. … Continue reading

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