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  • How Technology Enhances Pre-Purchase Inspections

    Only by leveraging new technologies like mobile apps, cloud storage and automated reporting can inspections deliver real value to buyers, sellers and lenders.

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  • Avesta Nabs Orlando Portfolio for $32M

    As part of the firm's strategy, Avesta has commenced a $5 million renovation program to modernize the interior units and upgrade the exterior aesthetics of its latest acquisition.

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  • ResiModel Becomes redIQ

    When MHN first spoke with Elliot Vermes, founder and CEO of redIQ, back in 2015, the data intelligence start-up had a different name (ResiModel). Two years later, Vermes says his company has taken some valuable lessons from its work with clients—and made a pivot to focus more heavily on data standardization to meet the needs of more users.

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  • Allied Orion Group’s High-End Community Now Leasing in Houston

    Featuring one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, The Beacon at Buffalo Pointe—a 281-unit multifamily community—caters to the Texas Medical Center community.

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  • AvalonBay Obtains $185M Refi for 3 Properties

    The portfolio features 1,384 units located in Los Angeles, Calif., and in Laurel, Md. Bellwether Enterprise facilitated the loans.

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  • Michigan Ave. Tower Scores $150M Refi

    MILA, an upscale 402-unit property in Chicago’s East Loop, was developed by a joint venture led by John Buck Co. Proceeds will refinance the construction loan.

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  • CA Property Sold for $74M

    The 163-unit mixed-use asset in Monrovia marks Sequoia Equities' second California purchase this month. The company plans to update the community’s offerings by investing $1.4 million in an interior renovation.

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  • Affirmed Housing Opens Affordable San Diego-Area Community

    Eastgate serves low-income families and veterans. Built by Wermers Construction, the property includes 42 units and is located in San Marcos, Calif.

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  • Berkadia Completes Sale, Secures Financing for MO Property

    The Links at Parkville Apartments is a 244-unit multifamily asset in Parkville, near Kansas City. Senior Director Michael Sullivan, Director Brett Meinzer and Managing Director Alex Blagojevich worked on behalf of the seller.

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