Monthly Archives: July 2013

Construction Leads Texas in Job Creation

July 2013 COLLEGE STATION (Real Estate Center) – The Texas economy gained 290,500 nonagricultural jobs from June 2012 to June 2013, an annual growth rate of 2.7 percent compared with 1.7 percent for the United States. The state’s nongovernment sector … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Market trends, Report, Texas | Tagged | Leave a comment

CFO Strategies Survey – Making it Last: CFOs enter budgeting season with cautious optimism, trying to keep the good times rolling in 2014.

By Lindsay Machak, July 10, 2013 (Survey graphs are at the end of this article) James Duncan knows not all markets are created equal. The CFO of McLean, Va.–based Jefferson Apartment Group (JAG) is watching various markets across the nation with … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Financing, Investing, Market outlook, Occupancy, Property Management | Leave a comment

Are Multifamily Investor Preferences Shifting?

July 3rd, 2013, by Luis Mejia, Multi-Family Executive  Recent multifamily investment volumes indicate an early but potentially growing emphasis on low-rating properties. Indeed, as the chart below shows, from the first quarter of 2010 through the first quarter of 2013, … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Investing, Market trends, Multifamily, Supply | Leave a comment

JUST IN! – SEC lifts ad ban on private offerings, broadening investor pool for businesses

July 10, 2013 Businesses raising money through private offerings will be able to advertise this opportunity to investors thanks to a rule change adopted today by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The rule change implements a provision in the Jumpstart Our Business … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Syndication | Tagged | Leave a comment