Apartment Sales Volume Jumps 32% in 2015
All apartment subtypes and deal structures saw double-digit growth in 2015. Garden apartments rose 38% year over year, to $98 billion, while mid- and high-rise sales came in at $52 billion for the year.  Read More…

Real Estate’s Ticking Timebomb
Bonds backing commercial mortgages are not giving investors the yield they seek, so they are moving on to other products, leaving a big crack in commercial financing.  Read More…

3 Ways Your Maintenance Staff Can Become More Likable
Residents who believe & like maintenance technicians are more comfortable with their surroundings and likely to stay a while.  Read More…

Tampa Insurer Launches Online Flood Coverage Program
HCI Group’s TypTap Insurance Co. will be an alternative to the National Flood Insurance Program.  Read More…

Open Ranch
Two municipal bond sales in December raised $30 million, fueling the launch of Babcock Ranch, a community that will one day have as many as 19,500 homes.  Read More…