Monthly Archives: July 2010

Rental Rock ’em, Sock ’em

Rental Rock ‘em, Sock ‘em By: Nicholas A. Dunlap, CPM According to this morning’s OC Register, Apartment rents are now hitting bottom. Funny, they said the same thing a few months ago. Truth is, rents at B and C Class Properties in Orange County are now on the rise, up from where they were last […]

Thoughts On the Newest 2011 Economic Outlook

Thoughts On the Newest 2011 Economic OutlookBy: Nicholas A. Dunlap, CPM Orange County will lead the Southern California economy out of the recession next year, at least according to an outlook published yesterday by the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation. Job losses, though down, will continue through the end of the year and firms small […]

Indecisiveness Shared Amongst Multifamily Investors

Indecisiveness Shared Amongst Multifamily InvestorsBy: Nicholas A. Dunlap, CPM Shared sentiments in recent studies published by The Wall Street Journal and Apartment Finance Magazine demonstrate high levels of indecisiveness amongst multifamily investors. Interest rates are down, as are property values but so is transaction volume. Then what gives? Fear of a double-dip recession leads some […]