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CRG Employees Give Back to the Homeless

On Friday, March 18th, CRG employees collected enough food and hygiene products to assemble 100 sack lunches and 50 hygiene bags for the homeless in Indianapolis, IN. The bags were then donated to Camping...

Moisture Management Seminar

Wednesday, March 30th, CRG hosted an Air, Water and Moisture Management Seminar, presented by construction expert, Steve Easley, for 50 customers and employees. The seminar addressed the necessity for...

March 2016 Newsletter – Millennials Vs. Boomers

We hear about it every day in multifamily, whether you are in leasing, management, development, or lending: “Millennials want this… Millennials want that…” It’s hard not to...

February 2016 Newsletter – The Gap in Affordable Housing

CRG acquired the above information from Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/   The figures above paint a stark warning that the affordable housing...

December 2015 Newsletter – Multifamily Lessons from A Charlie Brown Christmas

We have all watched A Charlie Brown Christmas dozens of times. Maybe even a few already this Christmas season. Great music and memories for many of us, but what lessons can a multifamily professional take...

October 2015 Newsletter – “Can You Hear Me Now?”

Finding a great apartment in a competitive rental market can be challenging to say the least. The number of potential places is limited and competition in numerous markets is fierce. While many of today’s...

September 2015 Newsletter – Skilled Trades Shortage Affecting Construction

As the economy has recovered from the recession, the demand for new homes and commercial buildings has picked up, even exceeding pre-recession levels. A rapidly growing issue is that the number of people...

August 2015 Newsletter – “Look Honey, I Shrunk the Apartment!”

The median size of apartments in new U.S. buildings fell last year to 1,043 square feet, the smallest since 2002. At the same time, rental rates are getting more expensive. Axiomentrics figures show apartments...

July 2015 Newsletter – Renovations Vital to the Future of Mutifamily

Trends in multifamily rental-housing inventory point to apartment demand exceeding supply for years to come. But new construction alone won’t fill the gap. Additional investment needs to be made...

May 2015 Newsletter – Wanted: Apartment Sellers

One of the biggest complaints for apartment investors and brokers alike right now is that there is not enough for-sale product to satisfy demand. The volume of apartment transactions through the first...