Investors See Opportunity in Value-Add Strategies
Multifamily developers can capitalize on a huge unmet need in the marketplace by buying & renovating older class-B and -C apartment buildings.  Read More…

Tampa: A Value Stock in Transformation
CNBC provides a positive review of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro.  Read More… (caution: sound)

Federal Reserve Decides to Keep Interest Rates Low
Given the balance of good news and growing risks, the Federal Open Market Committee decided to take no action on the target range for the federal funds rate at the close of its two-day meeting.  Read More…

Wider Spreads Create Speedbump for CMBS Defeasance
Recent volatility in new issuance spreads has changed the lending atmosphere and has taken away some of the incentive to resolve loans in advance of maturity dates.   Read More…

Study Examines Dedicated Indoor Mobile Systems
A study conducted by Coleman Parkes Research discovered that dedicated indoor cellular systems can increase a property’s value by 28 percent .  Read More…