Increasing Insurance Costs Could Lead to Apartment Sales and Threaten New Construction

Increasing Insurance Costs Could Lead to Apartment Sales and Threaten New Construction Apartment owners have faced significant cost increases over the past year, including property taxes, utility, and labor costs, and increased insurance costs. These costs could make owning an apartment unsustainable, as some owners may be forced to sell their properties. Insurance price hikes…

When Developers Stop

When Developers Stop Developers are visionaries; whose sole focus is transforming fields and rundown buildings into stunning, magnificent structures. They visualize alluring apartment communities, sleek skyscrapers, retail center villages that cater to the many, state-of-the-art storage facilities, and luxurious hotels. Across all commercial asset types, developers are looking to be the creator of the next…

NEWSLETTER: May 2023

  FOR SALE: Cumberland Park TownhomesRead MoreEffectively managing market volatility requires the proactive deployment of financial strategiesRead MoreUnderstanding Assumable LoansRead MoreSecuring Assets and Enhancing Investments in Commercial Real Estate: A Strategic GuideRead More“Build-to-rent” (BTR) communities experiencing a significant surgeRead MoreFannie Mae Commercial Loans For Multifamily PropertiesRead MoreIncreasing Insurance Costs Could Lead to Apartment Sales and…

CoStar Power Broker Award

We’re honored to be recognized by CoStarUS as a CoStar Power Broker Top Firm winner for 2022! CoStar analyzed and measured our firm’s transactions for 2022 against all active brokerages in our market to identify Sweetwater Capital as a CoStar Power Broker Firm Sales winner! And a big congratulations to one of our brokers, Windy…

FOR SALE: Park West Apartments

FOR SALE: Park West Apartments Park West Apartments consists of 13 buildings and 104 units, built in 1987, and currently at 98% occupancy. There are 16 one-bedroom units, and 88 two-bedroom units with an average of 894 SF. The community features a sizeable pool and lounge area, playground, laundry facilities and on-site maintenance and property…

2023 Multifamily Outlook: Cautiously Optimistic

Despite the forecasted recession, most seemed cautiously optimistic, and projections were far from dire. Our own observations of the multifamily market align with this perspective. There is still capital looking to invest in commercial real estate, and multifamily remains a front-running investment choice. The increased cost of ownership for single-family homes, coupled with a nationwide…

NEWSLETTER: September

Open the September newsletter online by clicking here.   FOR SALE CHURCH STREET GREEN VALLEY MANOR Hope Mills, NC / 64 Units / website Fayetteville, NC / 45 Units / website AZALEA GARDENS TREETOP Jacksonville, NC / 90 Units / website Fayetteville, NC / 146 Units / website For more information on any of these…

Looking Forward to 2018

Read through Jackson Howard’s responses to what 2018 holds for commercial real estate investors and lending strategies with the new year. 1. What is the biggest challenge you anticipate in 2018 as a direct lender or financial intermediary in commercial real estate? Where do you see the biggest opportunity for your company in 2018? Toward…

Construction Dollars Are Vanishing in Today’s Commercial Lending Landscape

Regulators, including The Federal Reserve, have put pressure on commercial banks to reduce the amount of construction loan dollars available to commercial real estate developers.  Yet the demand for new construction lending remains strong.  Developers want to see their visions come to fruition, thus alternative solutions are essential in order to fill this void left…

Green Building? Save Green

Recently, Fannie Mae announced new programs to promote green building in the multifamily industry. The Fannie Mae Green Initiative can be used to increase loan proceeds and lower the interest rate on your loan. For years green building requirements have been far too costly to be practical, but the new requirements for green designations are…