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17Nov 2017
Yardi Matrix Momentum Fall Report 2017

With a robust economic market and strong rent growth, San Diego continues to deliver strong returns and confidence for area investors says the Fall 2017 analysis of San Diego multifamily published by Yardi Matrix. The quarterly report arrives on the heels of San Diego being recently named the fourth “hottest” real estate market in the […]

08Jun 2017
San Diego ecological efficiency ranked #7 by SaveOnEnergy

Eco-Conscious Cities across the United State may have a lot to learn from San Diego ecological efficiency. Two recent studies ranked America’s Finest City favorably for its implementation of renewable and sustainable programs. The studies, conducted separately by SaveOnEnergy and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, highlight the contribution of local legislation, sustainability programs, […]

02Jun 2017
Housing Inventory Shortage

This article was originally posted by Tino Diaz of RISMedia and can be found HERE It is getting harder and harder for first-time home-buying because the supply of single-family homes has decreased for 21 consecutive months. These limited property listings have raised prices so significantly that first-time homebuyers cannot participate. Why does this matter? Because […]

16May 2017
Chuck Hoffman's Favorite Transaction for the ACI 35th Anniversary

As we have already seen in previous articles in this series, building a strong agent-investor can make all the difference when perfecting a strategy toward financial independence. A broker with a strong working relationship will guide their investor through an evolving portfolio, ultimately resulting in multi-generational wealth. For Chuck Hoffman, ACI President and founding partner, […]

11Apr 2017
Freddie Mac's March 2017 survey indicates that more renters than ever are staying put, even when rents increase.

Despite rising financial confidence, more residents than ever are planning to continue renting for the foreseeable future, even if there is a rent increase says data released Monday in the Freddie Mac “Profile of Today’s Renter Multifamily Renter Research”. Many Won’t Move, Even If Rents Go Up The survey, conducted by the multifamily sector of […]

24Mar 2017
San Diego continues to stand with High Rents, Low Vacancies, and Low Cap Rates

The San Diego region is one of high rents, low vacancies, and low cap rates, so say two reports recently covered by the San Diego Daily Transcript. New data, comparing rent growth number year-over-year found that San Diego rents as of March 2017 had reached $1,748 an increase of nearly 8% from last year. This […]

14Mar 2017
San Diego City Seal as the San Diego Economy booms

January and February showed some definitive signs that there is continued strength in the San Diego economy. From improved credit scores, to rent growth and labor, economy experts from all around the country are leaning on a bright 2017 outlook for the San Diego region. What did their findings suggest? The general consensus seems to […]

03Mar 2017
CoStar State of the Multifamily Market

Despite evidence of a national cool down in the multifamily market, 2016 continued a trend of vacancy contraction in the San Diego region so said experts during the State of the U.S. Multifamily Market review and forecast webinar. Hosted by CoStar Group, the presentation brought together three multifamily experts to discuss the current and future […]

28Feb 2017
4438 56th Street

Arby Eivazian of ACI takes a look back at his sale of 4438 56th Street in the College Area neighborhood of San Diego. For ACI’s 35th Anniversary, we continue our look at some of the favorite transactions of current brokers and agents. After flashing back to the early 1990’s to cover a transaction by Dave Savage, it […]