May June 2014

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De Blasio unveiled his administration’s ambitious plan to build and preserve 200,000 units of affordable housing, one that he says will house half a...

High-risers

By the number of cranes active in the nation’s urban markets, the moniker that best describes multifamily in 2014 might be the year of...

The lion’s roar

Indeed, the world is an unbelievably amazing place, rich and beautiful and full of wonder. Still, some things may simply be too hard to believe,...

Donald Sterling

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized on CNN for racist remarks that recently got him banned from the NBA for life. It was...

Millionaires in rent-stabilized apartments?

A polo-playing multimillionaire who allegedly broke up Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s marriage, a former tobacco executive who once chaired an anti-tax organization and the head...

You don’t always get what you want

Reilly’s building, the Windermere West End, a luxury rental, is one of several in the city that prohibit rent-regulated tenants from using new services...

I can’t get no

One person, Arie Shashou, 77, thought just that. That was before Shashou received an eviction notice in March. Shashou’s $825-a-month rent-controlled apartment, and 17...

Build it and they will come

Since the fourth quarter of 2009, the REIT has started and completed 27 communities, representing over $1.4 billion in total capital cost. In addition,...

A love story: when apartment development meets big data

One passing through the Uptown area of Dallas or the Galleria in Houston, might  feel a twinge of envy while wondering how this particular...

Big data renaissance

From the creation of fire to the creation of the Internet, new technologies have enabled early adopters to gain a competitive advantage and change...

Multifamily energy summit report 2014

A number of the nation’s larger owners and operators also led discussions and attended the two-day event. The gathering focused on those greatest challenges...

5 habits of people with remarkable willpower

They have remarkable willpower not because they have more of it, but because they’ve learned how to best use what they have. Here’s how...

Time is on my side

Multifamily buildings are the last big game on the horizon. Single family homes, offices, and factories have been tracked and surveyed for their energy...

Senate Bill 1217 makes first round, applauded by NMHC and NAA

The vote passed 13-9, which is one more vote than senators said they had during the first mark-up on April 29, when they decided...

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