Multihousing Likely to be Impacted for Some Time by Lower-Than-Needed Housing Construction

Multihousing Likely to be Impacted for Some Time by Lower-Than-Needed Housing Construction

What does a shortage of single-family residential properties mean for the multihousing industry? A just-released report from Freddie Mac says the nearly-decade-long period of low residential property building is resulting in more demand for existing multihousing and other solutions for those seeking housing. The inadequate supply of housing is due, Freddie Mac says, to increasing […]

Apartment Sector Still in Demand, but Faces Oversupply, Rising Vacancies

Increased construction of apartment properties across U.S. markets in the last few years was a welcome sign that the economy was truly on a recovery path. But this building boom has resulted in heady oversupplies and vacancies that have climbed to their highest level since 2012 despite continuing strong demand, according to Ten-X Commercial’s newly […]

Office Sector Recovery Elusive, Ten-X Says in Report

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Rent growth in the office sector is losing steam, according to the latest U.S. Office Market Outlook from Ten-X Commercial, a leading U.S. online and only end-to-end transaction platform for commercial real estate. Ten-X’s analysis shows office completions outpacing net absorption for the fifth consecutive quarter, reflecting changes in how companies utilize office space as […]

Smart Investors and Developers Deliver on the Most-Wanted Amenities

What are the top amenities that residents look for in senior living facilities? (And if you’re a smart investor, you’ll favor these, as well.) Those who are watching the senior housing sector closely are well aware of the shifting demographics: as Baby Boomers age, no longer are they immediately shuffling off to the “old folks […]

Outlook for Senior Housing: Short-Term Challenges Ahead, but Ample Opportunity for Savvy Investors

A new report, “The Five-Year Senior Housing Development Forecast” from Plante Moran Living Forward, predicts some challenging times ahead in the senior housing sector, but also opportunity for astute investors who are poised to react quickly. During the economic recovery that is now in its 10th year, construction of senior housing has surged – to […]

Commercial Investment Activity in Q1 2018 Rises 6.7% Compared with Q1 2017

First-quarter investment activity across the five commercial real estate sectors was up 6.7 percent in 2018, compared to Q1 2017, though total deal volume was lower than both the third and fourth quarters of last year, according to a new report from Tex-X Commercial. Ten-X’s latest Commercial Real Estate Volume & Pricing Trends report found […]

Why Investors Should Care About Retaining Senior Housing Staff

In a recent roundtable (click here to view video Q&As from the event), we noted the key role that operators play in the success of investments in senior housing. In turn, those operators need competent, long-term staff to provide both quality care and outstanding customer service to residents to maintain high occupancy levels. Staffing stability […]

Panelists Agree It’s an Exciting Time for Senior Housing Investors

It’s an exciting time to be involved in investing in the senior housing sector – and the “big wave” of boomer residents has yet to break! Platinum Commercial Holdings, LLC’s principal Carole Crawford joined fellow panelists Michael Treiber of Capital Healthcare Investments, LLC and Chris Kronenberger of Blue Moon Capital Partners in New York City […]

Conference Focuses on Opportunities in Senior Housing and Care

Leading representatives from the senior housing and care industry, as well as investors, lenders, deal-makers and other interested parties will gather April 3-4, 2018, in New York City for “Opportunities in Senior Housing and Care.”   Billed as a Summit for Investors, Lenders, Senior Housing Entrepreneurs and Transaction Deal-Makers, the conference is sponsored by the […]

Multifamily Investing Holding Strong in 2018

Don’t expect a slowdown in the multifamily sector anytime soon; multifamily investing is holding strong. Even though the homeownership rate rose in 2017 for the first time in 13 years, at 64.2%, it remains below the long-term average of around 65%. Millennial married buyers are getting major credit for nudging the rate higher. But there’s […]

Senior Housing Undergoes Change; Outlook Bright

Nearly a quarter of the way through 2018, early predictions are holding true that this should be a strong year for the senior housing industry, even as it grapples with changing economic and demographic factors. The senior housing sector spans active adult and independent living communities to assisted living, skilled nursing and memory care facilities. […]

Commercial Real Estate Deal Volume Falls in Q4 2017

Following two-quarters of growth, commercial real estate transaction volume dipped slightly to $117.4 billion in Q4 2017, according to Ten-X Commercial’s latest Commercial Real Estate Volume & Pricing Trends report. Citing data and analytics company Real Capital Analytics, Ten-X said in a news release dated Feb. 27. 2018, that the figure represented a 0.5% decline from the […]

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