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Concerns About Cap Rate Amidst Interest Rate Hikes

A Blog By - Todd Franks, CCIM According to Real Capital Analytics preliminary data shows U.S. cap rates were flat-to-down in the third quarter of 2018 despite eight Federal Reserve interest rate increases since the end of 2015. Investors have been anticipating cap...

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Agency Debt for Single Family Rental Portfolios

A Blog from Angel Flores (BIO) The terms of a loan are one of the most important driving forces for the value of any investment. This I especially true for investment real estate, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have very good financing terms for multifamily projects and...

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So You Need a Property Manager

  A Blog By Mark Allen: For a majority of investors, using a third-party management company to operate your property is the best way to scale your investment business.  Property managers are one of the most important members of your team.  Their team helps...

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Dallas-Fort Worth Market Update

A Blog From Nicholas Brown Dallas-Fort Worth remains one of the hottest markets in the nation. As we get closer to the end of Q3 2017, DFW is holding strong as a top 10 market for employment growth. Total non-farm employment growth is over 3%, and showing no signs of...

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What is the Green Program in Multifamily?

A Blog From Angel Flores: Specializing in B and C class Multifamily, we run into a lot of properties where there is an opportunity for utility savings. Many of these properties were built in the 60’s and 70’s when appliances and fixtures used a lot more energy and...

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Demographic Trends in Housing

Blog From Shan Zaidi When looking at demographic trends in Dallas-Fort Worth housing, there are several lenses through which we can make examinations. We can focus on what is happening locally, or we can approach from a wider lense and analyze national trends....

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