Podcast: Michael Harder, VP & GM of Mortenson

Michael Harder is the Vice President and General Manager for Mortenson’s Seattle office. Michael joined Mortenson in 1994 on the Northridge Mall project....
RENTCafe, Seattle, San Francisco, San Jose

While Some Markets Defy All Odds, National Apartment Construction Hits Five-Year Low

By Meghan Hall After nearly seven successive years of increasing apartment deliveries, apartment construction in the United States began to decline in 2019. Now,...
San Francisco, Redfin

A Quarter of San Francisco Home Sellers Are Dropping Their Prices, the Highest Rate...

San Francisco has seen a greater increase in price drops than any other U.S. metro, with the share of sellers slashing prices more than doubling from a...
John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Redfin, Seattle, San Francisco

National Housing Prices Continue to Appreciate, with First-Time Buyers Leading the Charge

By Meghan Hall In what has been deemed an unlikely bright spot in today’s economy, the national housing market continues to see tremendous growth....

Residential Refinance Mortgages Make Up Nearly Two-Thirds of Home Loans in Q2 2020

Homeowners Refinance Loans at Highest Level in Seven Years;Dollar Amount of Refinancing at 17-Year High;Purchase and Home Equity Lending Down From Second Quarter of 2019

Late-Summer Housing Market is Unseasonably Hot, Prices Up 10% and Pending Sales Up 13%

46% of homes had an accepted offer within the first two weeks on the market, the highest level since at least 2012 SEATTLE, Aug. 18,...
NMHC, CARES Act, Entrata, MRI Software, RealPage, ResMan, Yardi

NMHC Rent Payment Tracker Finds 86.9 Percent of Apartment Households Paid Rent as of...

The NMHC Rent Payment Tracker is powered by Entrata, MRI Software, RealPage, ResMan and Yardi  Washington, D.C. – The National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC)’s Rent Payment Tracker found 86.9 percent...
Balboa Reservoir, San Francisco, Mission Housing, Habitat for Humanity San Francisco, Pacific Union Development Corporation, Avalon Bay Communities

San Francisco Approves 1,100-Home Balboa Reservoir Project

By Meghan Hall Five years and more than 50 meetings in the making, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors has approved a major redevelopment...
Sacramento, The A.J., The Railyards, LDK Ventures, USA Properties Fund

The Railyards in Sacramento Breaks Ground On First Project: 345-Unit The A.J.

The Mixed-Use Residential Project Set for Completion in Winter 2022  Sacramento, Calif. – August 14, 2020 – LDK Ventures and USA Properties Fund have...
CityLine Sunnyvale, Sunnyvale, STC Venture, Sares Regis Group, Hunter Properties

City Council Approves Downtown Specific Plan to Build Out Cityline Sunnyvale

Agreement Reached on Maximum Buildout of Residences, Retail, and Office SUNNYVALE, CA – Tuesday night the Sunnyvale City Council approved a Downtown Specific Plan and...