We all know that the Boston real estate market is hot right now, but what does that mean if you are thinking about selling your multifamily property? It means that your property is worth more than it was last year. Currently there are a few trends that you need to be aware of that have […]
Archive | January, 2013
North Station continued Development
It looks like the North Station/West End area development is going to continue. Recently Archstones new project was a huge success and the currently under construction Victor right next door is an indicator of things to come. There are only a few remaining parcels in the area and it looks like Boston Properties is leading the charge […]
US Top investment global market in 2012!!
NEW YORK – The United States will remain the top choice of most global commercial real estate investors in 2012, but the country has lost ground to Brazil which ranked No. 2 this year, according to a survey released Sunday. While the United States offers the most stable and secure option in commercial real […]
Market Risk in Boston – Being ignored??
We all know that the Boston multifamily investment market is red hot and im not surprised we have seen serious cap rate compression across the Metro Boston area over the last year. Interest rates have remained low and seem to be on a path to remain at or near historic lows for the near future, […]
New Property Opportunity:Turn Key Multifamily Investment
If you’re just getting into the multifamily investment game or you’re a seasoned vet looking for a turnkey investment, then this is the perfect property for you. Surrey Street is a 4 unit multifamily located between Saint Elizabeth’s Hospital and Oak Square. The area has seen significant improvement in the recent past and we expect […]
Off Market Opportunity: Value Add Multifamily Gut Renovation Project
Perfect for seasoned investors or contractors looking for a serious value add project, this new listing located in Roxbury’s Fort Hill presents a very interesting opportunity for those willing to take on some risk, with potential huge reward. Currently this property is configured as a two family home with 7 bedrooms, however we have crunched […]
Boston Fire Codes and Requirements…confused?
Recently we have run into a lot of headaches trying to decipher the correct type of smoke and Carbon Monoxide detectors required by the City of Boston. After many discussions with inspectors during sales and much time spent searching online, I finally got a somewhat simple to follow matrix from one of Boston’s fire inspectors. […]
BisNOW 3rd annual Boston MULTIFAMILY Summit
This year’s BISNOW multifamily summit featured two separate panels, one focused on Development and the second focused on multifamily owners and operators. The development panel gave us more insight into the frenzied building environment in Boston and noted that the roughly 5000 new units planned as of last year are mostly on track to meet […]
Back Bay Condo Quality 4 Family
This property is neat because its essentially condo quality, however it is a multifamily. The owner gut renovated it roughly 10 years ago and has taken meticulous care of the property. Even more exciting is the fact that this property is located on the South End/Back Bay line and attracts a vast array of renters […]
Charlesgate Realty Announces Launch of Multifamily Investment Brokerage Division
Charlesgate Realty Group, LLC., a Boston based real estate brokerage and property management firm, continues to expand its line of vertically integrated services with the launch of a multifamily investment brokerage division called Charlesgate Multifamily. Charlesgate Multifamily specializes in brokerage and asset management of residential multifamily properties valued from $1 million to $20 million. Together […]