Restoring the New Jersey landmark required a balancing act between maintaining original lighting features and incorporating twenty-first-century technologies.
designed by architect cass gilbert, the essex county courthouse was built in 1907 of solid stone and its interiors adorned with Tiffany glass, murals painted by artist Edwin H. Blashfield, and furniture pieces also designed by Gilbert. The building underwent significant changes in the 1920s, when...
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Pioneering Deal Uses NMTCs for Housing-OnlyProject
Pasadena, Calif. - In the expensive Southern California housing market, crafting a financing structure that yields homeownership costs affordable to low-income buyers is enormously challenging.
Phoenix—After the solid performance apartments posted in 2006, I was expecting to hear a more positive outlook at the National Multi Housing Council’s annual meeting here in January.
Competitive Landscape Tightens
As several established lenders continue to aggressively snag market share, some surprise entrants are rising to challenge the top cats, according to a survey by Apartment Finance Today.
Phoenix—At the beginning of the year, the first new apartments opened at Desert Parks Vista at DC Ranch in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Arizona: Not just for wealthy snowbirds anymore
Gilbert, Ariz.—A city at the edge of one of the nation’s hottest retirement communities has made affordable housing for seniors a vital part of its downtown expansion—and it has put its money where its mouth is.
Housing agency executives discuss challenges, solutions
Housing finance agencies (HFAs) across the nation are engaged in a balancing act, trying to meet the significant affordable housing needs of their states while working with a limited amount of resources.
Who’s got the best deal?
APARTMENT FINANCE TODAY presented four hypothetical examples of loan requests to a panel of expert lenders to get their responses.
Freddie following Fannie’s mezz program with its own versionHigh-Leverage Loan program helps borrowershandle high cap rates, add value.
With so many multifamily investors seeking maximum financial leverage in acquiring properties, it’s no surprise the two big government-sponsored enterprises continue refining customized mezzanine-type loan programs to supplement senior mortgages.