An In-Depth Look at Multi-Family Conversions: Part 5 Jun. 17, 2022

This is the fifth and final post in our series on multi-family conversions. So far, we’ve covered: The history of multi-family conversions and the trends driving the current surge Office to apartment conversions Factory and hotel to apartment conversions Shopping mall to apartment conversions In... Read More »

An In-Depth Look at Multi-Family Conversions: Part 4 Jun. 16, 2022

Welcome to Part 4 in our series on multi-family conversions. In this post, we look at converting space in vacant or struggling shopping malls into apartments—an idea that had taken root before the pandemic but was accelerated by it—including an analysis of the current state... Read More »

An In-Depth Look at Multi-Family Conversions: Part 3 Jun. 15, 2022

Welcome to Part 3 in our series on multi-family conversions. In Part 1, we reviewed the history of multi-family conversions, looked at the current social, economic and housing trends behind their surging popularity and considered the plusses and minuses of adaptive reuse. In Part 2,... Read More »

An In-Depth Look at Multi-Family Conversions: Part 2 Jun. 14, 2022

Office to Apartment Conversions This is the second post in our series on multi-family conversions, a popular and fast-growing trend in commercial real estate. In our first post, we looked at how the Covid-19 pandemic and on-going US housing shortage are propelling the multi-family conversion... Read More »

An In-Depth Look at Multi-Family Conversions: Part 1 Jun. 13, 2022

The Pandemic’s Impact on Commercial Real Estate While there’s a lot of cautious optimism that the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic is finally behind us, the pandemic has had a profound but uneven impact on commercial real estate, an impact that is likely to reverberate... Read More »