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payroll tax holiday

Payroll tax holiday begins Sept. 1

At the beginning of August, President Trump issued an executive order deferring certain payroll tax obligations. This was done in response to Congress refusing...

New housing laws coming to California

The 2020 legislative session in California saw the consideration of at least 9 significant bills intended to address the state’s housing deficit. When the...

Multifamily property values outperform since COVID

A pair of recent reports, one from CoStar and another from Real Capital Analytics (RCA), track the changes in values of commercial property in...

Rent growth turns positive in August

Apartment List is out with their rent report for August 2020. It shows a slight uptick in rents nationally but with wide local variations. The...
urban housing

Urban housing markets forecast to recover

Moody’s Investor Services recently released a report discussing the future of urban areas, and particularly of urban housing, in the wake of the COVID-19...
relocation plans

COVID impacts relocation plans

The COVID-19 pandemic and the changes it has caused in our lives are bound to have an impact on where people choose to live....
mortgage origination

Multifamily mortgage originations fall in Q2

A Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) report on mortgage originations shows that, while multifamily mortgage originations fell in the latest quarter, they held up better...
multifamily housing construction

Multifamily housing construction rebounds in July

The Census Bureau released its monthly new residential construction report for July 2020. It shows a strong rebound in multifamily housing construction. Permits up strongly The...

Jobs coming back, but slowly

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) recently released its Job Openings and Labor Turnover (JOLT) report for June. It shows that the jobs market...

Multifamily property values fall in Q2

CoStar recently released its quarterly report on the change in value of commercial property in the United States. This article looks at the part...
construction material prices

Construction material prices rise on higher lumber prices

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its producer price index report for July 2020. It showed that the BLS price index of materials...
small landlords

Small landlords hit by COVID-19

A survey by the Terner Center for Housing Innovation and the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) examined the impact of the COVID-19...
multifamily housing so Calif

How COVID is impacting the multifamily business in California

IMN recently put on a webinar discussing the impact of the pandemic on the business of providing multifamily housing in California. The webinar set...
multifamily housing

Rents recover (somewhat) in July

Yardi Matrix released its July 2020 report on the multifamily housing market. The report shows some recovery in rents for the multifamily rental housing...
colorado rental housing law

Rental housing law in Colorado

Nexus Commercial Realty recently presented a webinar outlining legislation being considered which affects multifamily housing. While the focus of the webinar was on legislation...

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