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Blog September 5, 2018

Multifamily Real Estate – Players – September 2018

Did you know that over 50% of commercial real estate is bought by private investors? I didn’t. I thought it was all institutions. Turns out – this is not the case! Who are those “private investors”? It could be either high net worth individuals (a.k.a. “very rich people” and their family offices) or syndicators (people […]

Blog June 27, 2018

Are We Worried? – June 2018

Is the multifamily market at its peak? Will interest rates force the real estate values to come down? Are you worried about [insert your favorite concern]? Is it the time for investors to stay on the sidelines? We get these questions all the time.   Experts say the real estate market has been going up […]

Blog June 6, 2018

Multifamily and Tax-Equivalent Yields – June 2018

There was an interesting article in this week’s Barron’s https://www.barrons.com/articles/where-to-find-safe-5-yields-1527780368 (the subscription is needed to read it).   It talked about how great munis are as an investment because the average muni-bond yield of 2.5% is actually about 5% on an apples-to-apples basis with the regular taxable corporate bonds.   Here is the table from […]

Blog May 1, 2018

Apartments – Historical Performance – May 2018

Being a data geek, I love analyzing historical performance of asset classes. Let’s look at apartments. NCREIF (National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries) tracks investment performance for Apartments. The NPI (NCREIF Property Index) Apartment Sub-Index is comprised of 1,557 properties valued at ~$133bn; the property return in the index is weighted by its market […]

Blog April 29, 2018

A Word on Migration – April 2018

In a recent Op-Ed article that appeared in the WSJ, the authors Arthur Laffer and Stephen Moore offer an interesting perspective on the potential impact of Trump tax bill’s cap on the deduction of state and local tax on the migration patters across the US. If what they are saying does in fact materialize, it […]

Blog February 21, 2018

Multifamily Fundamentals – February 2018

In this post we wanted to discuss why multifamily fundamentals are currently favorable and expected to remain so in the long run. Here it goes: Demand for the apartments is on the rise due to a number of factors: (1) millennials prefer the flexibility of renting and delaying marriage, (2) the number of 55-plus renters […]

Blog January 29, 2018

Why I Chose Multifamily Investing – January 2018

I did all the right things. I taught myself English, moved to the USA, got my MBA from NYU Stern when I was 24, got myself a hedge fund job through networking, got my CFA certification by 27. Everything was going according to plan and I loved what I did (distressed debt investing). I was […]

Multifamily Market Musings – May 2020
May 19, 2020
Deal and Fee Structure of Multifamily Syndications
May 19, 2020
Multifamily Performance During the Last Recession
May 19, 2020
The Rich Continue to Favor Real Estate as a Preferred Alternative Investment
May 19, 2020