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Multi-family rentals virtually immune from coronavirus attack

Multi-family rentals virtually immune from coronavirus attack

Residential rentals could well be the focus of a “flight to safety” during a volatile economic environment
Silver lining? Investor demand surges for Metro Vancouver apartment buildings

Silver lining? Investor demand surges for Metro Vancouver apartment buildings

Dramatic cuts in lending rates, due to coronavirus pandemic, have led to “insatiable appetite” from major players to invest in multi-family assets, says broker
Metro Vancouver’s apartment building sales drop despite tight rental market

Metro Vancouver’s apartment building sales drop despite tight rental market

Multi-family property owners have seen value of assets eroded, finds Goodman Commercial
Canadian commercial real estate still a desirable asset

Canadian commercial real estate still a desirable asset

“Commercial real estate remained one of the most attractive and stable long-term investments in 2019 and will continue to attract interest from investors in 2020,” says Morguard
Edmonton’s multi-family sector seeing ‘robust investor demand’

Edmonton’s multi-family sector seeing ‘robust investor demand’

Cap rates of five to six per cent — along with relative economic diversity — make Alberta’s capital city an attractive proposition, says report
Burbs and smaller cities lure Metro Vancouver multi-family rental investors

Burbs and smaller cities lure Metro Vancouver multi-family rental investors

Price per door lower outside Metro region, but rents in many places are similar and return on investment is higher
Cap rates for multi-family rentals are lowest of all CRE sectors

Cap rates for multi-family rentals are lowest of all CRE sectors

High demand and low supply of multi-family apartment buildings keeps cap rates suppressed, says CBRE report
Landlords dodging ‘CAVE people’ by investing in B.C.'s regional rental markets

Landlords dodging ‘CAVE people’ by investing in B.C.'s regional rental markets

Landlords and investors shift action away from Metro Vancouver to Okanagan and Island as “citizens against nearly everything” stall projects
Metro Vancouver’s purpose-built rental building sales plummet from a year ago

Metro Vancouver’s purpose-built rental building sales plummet from a year ago

Multi-family building transactions follow downward trend set by market residential home sales
Policy-induced downturn may force rental shortage

Policy-induced downturn may force rental shortage

Lenders say cheap financing and high tenant demand should keep developers optimistic despite apparent anti-development stance of province and some municipalities