Gray Report Video: Doom or Boom for Multifamily in 2023?

A working paper from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland outlines a new way of measuring rent growth with strong implications for how economic policy makers understand and track inflation, Fannie Mae’s most recent commentary on the multifamily market reviews the housing implications associated with the growth of the 75+ population, Japan’s bond market shifts…

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Track New Rents for a Clearer View of Inflation

How does today compare with 2008? What was the pandemic like? How much rent growth was there in 2021?—Today is not the day for looking at the past. Today, we look into the future! We have the data, we have all the data we need to make 100% accurate predictions for the multifamily market, commercial…

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Gray Report Podcast: Fixing the CPI’s Lagging Rent Growth Metric

Listen to the latest episode of The Gray Report Podcast and stay up to date on the most important news and research in the multifamily industry, commercial real estate, and the economy. The Gray Report on Spotify The Gray Report on Google Podcasts The Gray Report on Apple Podcasts

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Gray Report Video: Is the Fed Wrong about Rent Growth?

A working paper from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland outlines a new way of measuring rent growth with strong implications for how economic policy makers understand and track inflation, Fannie Mae’s most recent commentary on the multifamily market reviews the housing implications associated with the growth of the 75+ population, Japan’s bond market shifts…

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Gray Report Video: Predicting the Future for Multifamily in 2023

The Federal Reserve is raising rates another 50 basis points, the CPI report is showing inflation cooling, and multifamily investors and industry leaders are making predictions for the apartment market and commercial real estate in the year to come. Expectations of a serious economic downturn next year have lessened, and while financing will remain a…

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The Multifamily Market Is Bigger Than REITS

Investor capital flowing out of major real estate investment trusts like Blackstone’s BREIT and Starwood’s SREIT may cause some anxiety about the state of the multifamily market, but there is very little indication that these issues in the REIT space will have a meaningful impact on apartment asset prices. The issues affecting these REITs are…

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Gray Report Video: Huge REIT Redemptions: Will Multifamily Survive?

Reports on the apartment market continue to show declining rent performance at the national level, but there is considerable variation among different markets, with midwestern markets receiving more attention for their strong, positive performance compared to many of the previously high performing markets in the South and West. In the broader economy, middling jobs numbers…

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Gray Capital Acquires 250-Unit Apartment Property Sycamore Terrace, the Third Asset in $100M Multifamily Fund

Real estate private equity firm Gray Capital has closed on their acquisition of Sycamore Terrace Apartments, a 250-unit luxury multifamily apartment community located in Terre Haute, IN. Gray Capital’s strategy for this project includes repainting exteriors to enhance curb appeal, installation of a controlled access and gate system at the property, cosmetic improvements for the…

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