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UP Front: Are Deals Moving in Opportunity Zones After All?

The general consensus about Opportunity Zones has been that while interest in these areas is intense, there has been little activity. Most of the capital poised […]

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Oil Humming Along With Local Economy

Gains in energy jobs accompany region’s low unemployment Oil and gas companies posted their biggest annual job gains for May in six years as the local […]

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Houston economy saw 3rd largest major metro job growth in nation: BLS

The Houston region saw the third-highest job creation rate among the nation’s 12 largest metropolitan areas in April, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday. The […]

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How Will the Fed Fight the Next Recession? It’s Trying to Figure That Out Right Now

The central bank has fewer arrows in its quiver to protect the economy from the normal ups and downs. When a recession threatens, the Federal Reserve […]

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Opportunity Zones: Gentrification on Steroids?

A new federal program meant to spur investment in under-served areas could bring positive changes. Or it could hasten gentrification, particularly in Houston. The Opportunity Zone […]

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Houston Jobless Rate Falls To New Low

Unemployment in Houston fell to a record low for April as the region’s employers added jobs for the 15th consecutive month, supported by an expanding energy […]

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Apartments Shine Amid Trade War Uncertainty

Will the SALT deduction cap slow housing sales? Is renting the new owning? Why investors are flocking to apartments. Find out housing inventory and demographic trends.

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Five Reasons To Invest In Multifamily Properties Instead Of The Stock Market

When speaking with passive investors about participating in one of my syndication deals, I am often asked, “Is a multifamily investment better than buying stocks?” I’ll […]

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Transformational Trends Lift Real Estate Investments.

Transformational Trends Lift Real Estate Investments. Why real estate continues to outperform and deliver compelling yields The increasing role social media plays in commercial real estate […]

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Jobs and Housing: How investors are profiting from a strong rental market.

Jobs and Housing: How investors are profiting from a strong rental market. What to watch with jobs and housing Home sales slow as consumers favor renting […]

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