Tag: multifamily sector


How higher rents, rising values will drive multifamily construction in 2022

January 11, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

While the COVID-19 pandemic has hammered many areas of commercial real estate, the multifamily sector has emerged as a clear winner. Although apartment rents plummeted in the early months of the pandemic, they quickly recovered in early 2021. These rent […]


Passive House standards proving their worth in multifamily sector

June 1, 2021

Via: Building Design + Construction

A recent study from the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development, the Community Preservation Corp., BrightPower and Steven Winter Associates, found that multifamily dwellings built to Passive House standards significantly outperformed conventionally built buildings in energy efficiency. […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Report: Construction starts slow in 7 of top 20 US markets

August 26, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

A new report from Dodge Data & Analytics has identified a softening in seven of the country’s top 20 markets for commercial construction including multifamily, with some of it tied to declines in the multifamily sector. The study analyzed construction […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Effort launched to develop better process for zero-carbon retrofits in multifamily sector

May 20, 2019

Via: BDCNetwork

Three organizations have teamed up on an initiative to “catalyze the development of a speedy and scalable process for zero-carbon retrofits in the multifamily home sector.” Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), the U.S. Dept. of Energy, and the California Energy Commission […]