As a resource for multifamily investors, we’ve curated news and perspectives about the multifamily industry during this period of economic flux.

Following is a recent selection of our top picks for the week. We hope you find this resource helpful.

The Pandemic Is Changing How The Next Wave Of Apartment Amenities Will Be Designed

Asset Management teams are already considering how social distancing will impact apartment amenities, a key to attracting tenants.
Read more at Bisnow

How Multifamily Can be Adapted to Minimize Public Contact

Multifamily owners are redefining indoor/outdoor spaces to prioritize resident health and optimize investment value.
Read more at GlobeSt

May Webinar Recap: “Impact of COVID-19 on Multifamily Beginning to Emerge”

Yardi Matrix has held two webinars so far in May addressing COVID-19’s impact on U.S. commercial real estate. A population shift to the South & West and increased movement to urbanized suburbs are just a few of the pre-COVID trends being accelerated by the pandemic. Read more – Yardi Matrix May Webinar Recap

COVID-19 Rent Relief Sought from Congress

Two bills aimed at helping landlords and renters impacted by COVID-19-related financial issues have been proposed in the House and Senate.
Read More at Multi-Housing News

Waiting Out Multifamily Opportunities in the Aftermath

Multifamily real estate investors navigate the downturn looking for opportunities
Read more at GlobeSt

Coronavirus Dents Multifamily Development

A survey of apartment developers finds more than half have slowed their pace of construction
Read more at Multi-Housing News

Agency Lender Talks COVID-19 and Outlook on Multifamily

Agency lender remains active through the COVID-19 pandemic, discusses outlook for the multifamily sector and what lies ahead
Read more at the Commercial Observer

Proposed House bill would extend additional support to American households

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For more information on post-COVID multifamily investment opportunities, please contact Dave Mikkelsen at (971) 888-4010 ext. 108 or investor.relations@imgre.com.