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Milwaukee, Omaha and Columbus all seeing big increases in apartment rents

by Dan Rafter Where are apartment rents rising the fastest? According to apartment Web site Abodo, Milwaukee led the way, seeing the biggest increase in one-bedroom apartment rents from June to July of this year. Apartment rents for one-bedroom apartments … Continue reading

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Average apartment sizes fall to 10-year low

by Dan Rafter Developers continue to add modern multifamily units to cities across the Midwest. And these new units? They’re getting smaller. According to RENTCafe, the average size of apartment units completed in 2016 has fallen to 934 square feet. … Continue reading

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Should multifamily developers, owners start to worry?

by Dan Rafter By now, you know the story: Apartment rents across the country, including in the Midwest, continue to rise. At the same time, the demand for new apartments everywhere from Columbus to Indianapolis to downtown Omaha is soaring. … Continue reading

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Pro-business attitude keeps bringing large companies to Omaha

by Dan Rafter Most people are surprised when they learn that so many Fortune 500 and 1000 companies do business from Omaha. But David Levy, partner with Omaha law firm Baird Holm, said that they shouldn’t be. Levy said that … Continue reading

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Commercial real estate activity continues to soar in Omaha market

by Dan Rafter Timothy Kerrigan describes the sales, leasing and new-construction activity in the Omaha market with one word: robust. It’s an unusual word for Omaha’s CRE market. Kerrigan, a vice president specializing in office, land and investment for Omaha’s … Continue reading

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Sara Investment Real Estate’s Dalsin: Madison, Minneapolis and other Midwest markets attracting more investment dollars

by Dan Rafter Traci Dalsin, president of Madison, Wis.-based Sara Investment Real Estate, has good news: Investors are pumping more dollars into commercial real estate in the Madison market. And that’s just the beginning. Dalsin says several major markets across … Continue reading

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List of 10 best states for retirement comes with two surprises — Iowa and Nebraska made the rankings

by Dan Rafter Is retirement nearing? Then you might want to stay put in the Midwest. A recent feature story from Bankrate ranked the 10 best states for retirement living. And two Midwest states — despite their chilly winters — … Continue reading

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