Category Archives: multi-family

Commercial Real Estate Forecast Conference panelists: Expect a big 2017 for Chicago CRE

by Dan Rafter What does 2017 hold for commercial real estate? That was a key question during the 15th annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast conference held today by REJournals. Some of the biggest names in the Chicago commercial real estate … Continue reading

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Commercial Real Estate Forecast Conference icons: Country’s uncertainty bleeding into CRE industry

by Dan Rafter The Icons in Real Estate panel brought some of the biggest names in commercial real estate to REJournals’ 15th annual Commercial Real Estate Forecast Conference today in Chicago. These commercial leaders shared their thoughts on how the … Continue reading

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Rise of deliveries still a challenge for apartment buildings, developers

by Declan Hardy Apartment companies are still figuring out the best way to handle the boom of deliveries arriving at their properties every day. Americans are ordering more goods than ever before. Food-delivery apps like GrubHub and Munchery are on … Continue reading

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Real Capital Markets: Investors still sweet on commercial real estate

by Dan Rafter Investors still love commercial real estate. And they love multifamily properties most of all. That’s the takeaway from a national investment survey published this January by Real Capital Markets. The company completed the survey in November of … Continue reading

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Single-family home rental rates not growing quickly in the Midwest

by Dan Rafter Landlords looking to make the most money by renting out single-family homes shouldn’t focus on the Midwest. Just two Midwest cities showed up in HomeUnion’s latest list of the 20 U.S. markets in which the monthly rents … Continue reading

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Student housing has strongest sales year yet in the Midwest

by Dan Rafter From 2013 through the end of 2016, the Midwest will have seen 111 sales in the student-housing market. And those sales will have generated more than $3 billion in total sales volume, according to data from Triad Real … Continue reading

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Despite the hype for downtowns, United States remains largely a suburban country

The urban centers of cities are getting most of the press today, with countless stories focusing on the growing number of people — young and old — who want to rent and live in downtown metropolitan areas. But the truth? … Continue reading

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