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  • Walker & Dunlop Acquires Johnson Capital

    Walker & Dunlop announced that it had bought the loan origination and servicing platform from Johnson Capital

  • Will Oversupply Threaten the Industry's Momentum?

    Although there are several markets that will likely struggle with oversupply, industry leaders aren’t concerned about the more than 75,000 units that are expected to deliver before the end of this year, according to data from Dallas-based Axiometrics. The research firm also expects more than 222...

  • Data Breach at Essex Property Trust

    Essex Property Trust, Inc. reported a cyber-intrusion in its computer networks holding personal and proprietary information.

  • Among Commercial Sectors, Investors Still Favor Multifamily

    Even as interest in other commercial sectors start to gain momentum, investors still see growth potential in multifamily.

  • Going Solo: Scrapping the Agent-Led Apartment Tour

    MC Residential ditches the typical agent-led apartment tour and sees extended office hours and increased occupancy.

  • Health-Care Workers Struggle to Afford Housing

    Despite a surge in demand for health-care workers, many in the field cannot afford housing, according to the annual Paycheck to Paycheck report from the National Housing Conference.

  • Millennials Maintain Multifamily Momentum, Spur Sustained Investment

    The multifamily sector continues to be a hot one for commercial real estate investors as it demonstrates sustained underlying strength. Even as construction of new apartment buildings hit the highest monthly construction pace since the beginning of 2006, the latest absorption rates for unsubsidized...

  • Surge in CMBS Volume Prompts New Ventures, Raises Concerns

    The resurgent CMBS market is enjoying its strongest month in seven years with about $15 billion of new mortgage-backed offerings being sold. The return of the CRE financing conduit has not gone unnoticed by investors, and firms such as Cushman & Wakefield and Principal Real Estate Investors are...

  • The 21st-Century Hardhat

    An L.A. tech start-up updates the hardhat with Google Glass–like technology. See how it works in this video from Daqri.

  • MFEC: Amenities That Span the Generations

    When designing and operating a building, you don’t have to necessarily tailor amenities to one generation or the other, experts said during a panel discussion at the Multifamily Executive Conference on Monday.