By Skyline Residential | Management Skyline Residential has secured 3-acres of property in San Jose, at the Facchino District. The company plans to develop 650 micro units, which will be made available as affordable housing rental units. The units will offer state-of-the-art technology, including in-unit washer/dryer, top end appliances, parking, free yoga and is [...]
By Ted Knutson | GlobeSt.com The latest quarterly survey of apartment conditions by the National Multifamily Housing Council confirms what has been clear for months: the rental markets are posting strong growth. Ninety-two percent of the over 100 CEOs and other senior executives of apartment-related firms surveyed by NMHC in July said apartments with [...]
Microunit apartments are gaining popularity in major urban markets, but do they represent a shifting market or passing fad?
By Sarah Hoban | CIRE Magazine IIn Seattle, they're called SEDUs - small efficiency dwelling units. In Boston, they're known as innovation units. Chicago has a group of them called Flats. But while there's variety in what developers call tiny apartments, there's no question they are big news. Within the industry, these spaces are [...]
By GREGORY BRADBARD | [email protected] | Hope Through Housing Foundation PUBLISHED: June 25, 2019 at 5:00 a.m. Several recent studies are shedding light on the state of retirement for those who are nearing their post-working years. Today in America, everyday an average of 10,000 individuals are turning 65. And by 2030, the 50-and-over cohort is projected to expand by [...]
Scott Beyer - Forbes - Mar 31, 2017 San Francisco, CA--There's no doubt that the demand for living in San Francisco would, under an open market, create far more housing; this, in essence, is what the high prices and Nimby battles are all about. But one remaining mystery would be—void of the regulatory barriers, [...]
By Noah Buhayar and Christopher Cannon | Bloomberg | November 6, 2019 California, the land of golden dreams, has become America’s worst housing nightmare. Recent wildfires have only heightened the stakes for a state that can’t seem to build enough new homes. The median price for a house now tops $600,000, more than twice the national level. The [...]