As we closeout 2016, it is important for multifamily investors to look towards 2017 and the overall housing market forecast. This post examines how multifamily development fits into the overall residential construction market. While all signs are pointing to a strong year for apartment deliveries in 2017, the pipeline is heavily weighted towards highly amenitized properties in the urban core. This presents an opportunity to … Continue reading Q3 2016: Multifamily Construction on the Rise
Ivan Kaufman, Chairman & CEO of Arbor, sits down with Adam Kaufman, Managing Director of ArborCrowd, to discuss how the new commercial real estate crowdfunding platform fits into the Arbor Family of Companies. Continue reading How Does ArborCrowd Fit Into The Arbor Family of Companies?
The ‘Small Loans, Large Growth’ webinar was wrapped up with an opportunity for the audience to ask the panel questions about the program. Listen for responses to the following questions: What are the net worth requirements for Freddie Mac Multifamily’s SBL Program? What are the experience requirements? How does the size of a market impact terms and pricing? Continue reading Audience Q&A
While Arbor has executed small multifamily loans in nearly every state, certain markets like New York, California, Texas, Florida and North Carolina see strong product demand. Small balance borrowers are non-institutional individuals that tend to be more geographically focused in secondary and tertiary markets. Continue reading Top SBL Markets
While residential lenders have embraced technology to improve customer experience and speed up the borrowing process, the commercial industry has lagged behind. Arbor has changed that with the launch of Arbor LoanExpress — or ALEX for short. The loan application and processing portal is the first agency online lending platform for borrowers, brokers and correspondent lenders. ALEX is uniquely paperless, featuring e-signature capability and a … Continue reading Meet ALEX