Inside the January 2012 Issue

Read the articles from the latest print issue of Multi-Housing News.

Editor’s Note: New Year, New Opportunities

Multifamily has much to look forward to in 2012.

Executive Insight: Jones Lang LaSalle’s Multifamily Practice Leader Looks Foward to 2012

An interview with Jones Lang LaSalle’s multifamily practice leader Jubeen F. Vaghefi on the apartment outlook for 2012.

Research: Equity Trends in 2012

Unlocking the key to commercial real estate acquisitions.

Finance & Investment: Multifamily’s Future in 2012

Fundamentals favor the apartment sector in 2012.

Finance & Investment: The Outlook for Construction Capital

Financing will continue to be available for new multifamily construction this year, barring unforeseen circumstances, says David Rifkind, principal and managing director of George Smith Partners Inc.

Capital Markets: Will Uncertainty Cloud the Recovery?

While investment activity is still on pace to exceed the volume posted in 2010, a shaky economic recovery marked by anemic job creation and a sovereign debt crisis has given real estate investors reasons to pause.

Property Management: Multifamily Insurance Trips and Traps

Avoid these pitfalls when selecting insurance policies.

Marketing: The Art of Occupancy

Work with local artists to create a win-win marketing channel.

Development & Design: Getting Apartments to ‘Wow!’

To attract residents in today’s competitive rental market, create design ideas that sell.

Market Report: Something for Everyone

Industry experts highlight markets on the rise. Find out whether they think there are any to avoid.

Technology: Top Tech Development Takeaways of 2011

Thought leaders opine on the most important tech developments we’ll carry forward from 2011.

Green Beat: Trimming Expenses: Energy Assessment

An energy assessment can make your building more efficient.

Renters’ Choice: Technology Wish List

MHN finds out what features apartment residents value most.

Products & Services: Fab Flooring

Resident satisfaction starts from the ground up.

On Location: Walden at Chatham Center

MHN goes on location at the Walden at Chatham center.