Multifamily (5+ Units) Real Estate Articles


Mark Besharaty, director of small balance lending at Hunt Mortgage Group, spoke with Ask a Lender about the state of small-balance lending and the role Fannie and Freddie play in making small-balance multifamily loans accessible in rural and underserved areas.


Electric vehicles are expected to be more affordable than conventional-fuel vehicles by 2025. Should you lead the charge now, and install electric vehicle charging stations at your multifamily property?


Mixed-use properties often include residential units but are usually financed with commercial mortgages through banks, alternative lenders and government-loan programs.


Commercial PACE financing helps commercial real estate owners improve the energy efficiency of their property. Learn how municipal C-PACE programs work.


Senior housing can make a strong commercial real estate investment. Understand the four types of facilities and their risks, opportunities and regulations.


Senior housing can be a lucrative investment — if done right. These five questions will get you started on making a wise investment in this complex market.


Lenders abound in the senior housing market, but underwriting criteria is strict and complex. Discover which options make sense for your investment.


Senior housing is a tough market to enter into, but the effort can be rewarding – and lucrative. Here are the basics breaking into this specialized housing market.


Rental businesses can be successful if landlords vet tenants properly. Follow these steps to help you find the right people to lease your apartment space.


Refinancing a multifamily mortgage can save you money in interest. Just be sure to weigh the costs of taking out a new loan against the potential savings.


What are the differences between multifamily loans are and home loans? Five is the magic number. Learn why.