Monthly Archives: November 2014

“Dada’s No-Bake Coffee Butter Cream Cake” recipe (and how this is relevant to Real Estate)

November 25th, 2014 – by Laure Marmontel Dear Friends, Thanksgiving is upon us and as I am reflecting back on a 2014 that’s almost over, I feel extremely grateful and thankful for the wonderful opportunities we’ve had but most importantly … Continue reading

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Empty-Nesters Flock to Apartment Living

Magnitude of Boomers’ rental demand stuns some industry observers. N0vember 19, 2014 – MultiFamily Executive Magazine By: KC Sanjay Young adults ages 22 to 30—those “Millennials” who are a target demographic for many of the new apartment properties hitting the … Continue reading

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Empty-Nesters Flock to Apartment Living

Young adults ages 22 to 30—those “Millennials” who are a target demographic for many of the new apartment properties hitting the market—are likely to be in their first or second post-college home away from their parents. But it’s becoming more … Continue reading

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Will Plunging Oil Prices Crush Apartment Rent Growth?

There have been a lot of questions about what effect the recent severe drop in crude oil prices will have on the real estate market, especially the markets in metro areas with larger concentrations of oil & gas-related employment such … Continue reading

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Class C Market Grows Tense

Many of you have read about, and experienced, the current multifamily investment frenzy as we continue to learn of new Class A developments on almost a daily basis. Clearly, the market for apartments has been on a very strong run, … Continue reading

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Employment Gains Take Unexpected Jump in November

U.S. employment surged and average hourly earnings rose in November, as the economy posted some of its best numbers in almost three years. According to initial estimates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers added 321,000 nonfarm jobs (on … Continue reading

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Austin close to forcing many landlords to take low-income renters

Austin City Council approved on second reading a measure that would require many of Austin’s landlords to accept state and federal housing vouchers as a source of income when renting units, reports the Austin Monitor. The measure includes an amendment … Continue reading

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