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City Club Apartments CEO: $72M project will disrupt KC luxury market

Originally posted by Rob Roberts of the Kansas City Business Journal

Jonathan Holtzman, a Detroit-area developer who formed the partnership planning a $71.5 million project in the Crossroads Arts District, said it will include a mix of apartments, … Read more...

6 Tips to Craft a Highly Coveted Rental — Without Over-Improving It

Originally posted by Brian Davis of Bigger Pockets

Somewhere between “no one wants my rental unit” and “I got 150 calls within a half hour of listing,” there’s a perfect balance of property improvements, rent pricing, and high return on … Read more...

How to Calculate the Value of Multifamily Real Estate

Originally posted by Gino Barbaro of Bigger Pockets

Most consumers do not grasp the difference between the price and the value of a product or service. Price is simply the amount of money paid or charged for something. When we … Read more...

The Top 8 Mistakes Made by Rookie Landlords

Originally reported by Kevin Perk of Bigger Pockets

Everyone has been a rookie at something at some point in their lives, whether it was in a new school, job, or sport — or even as a landlord.

Being a rookie … Read more...

The Risk Paradox: How (& Why) Investors Fail to Gauge Investment Risk Correctly

Originally reported by Erion Shehaj of Bigger Pockets

After rigorous research, you have narrowed down your options to two potential investments. The first is a new construction duplex priced in the mid $300,000s. It is located in a market with … Read more...

Q3 2016 Commercial Real Estate Outlook

published by the National Association of REALTORS

NAR’s latest Commercial Real Estate Outlook offers overall projections for four major commercial sectors and analyzes quarterly data in the office, industrial, retail and multifamily markets.

Highlights

  • Commercial real estate in small cap
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Swanky downtown apartments to feature KC-made smart home tech

Originally posted by Bobby Burch of Startland News

A $69 million office-to-apartment conversion project in Kansas City will soon feature new Internet-of-Things technology that its creators hope will become a model for the world of real estate.

Amid a flood … Read more...

How to Fail 90% of the Time and Still Be a Wildly Successful Real Estate Investor

Originally posted by  with Bigger Pockets.

I think the prevailing question I received last week in response to advice in another one of my articles was, “How in the heck do I make 100 real estate offers … Read more...

KC area jobs report: IT down, manufacturing up

Originally posted by Diane Stafford stafford@kcstar.com of the Kansas City Star.

There were 14,200 more workers on Kansas City metropolitan area payrolls in July 2016 than July 2015, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday.

That job growth … Read more...

Tidal Wave of Old CMBS Loans Finally Hits Multifamily Sector

Original article posted by Bendix Anderson with the National Real Estate Investor.

After years of waiting, the tidal wave of maturing CMBS loans is here. Hundreds of billions of dollars in loans made during the last real estate boom … Read more...