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July 2016 Newsletter – Are Your Amenities Working Hard for You?

It’s summer time and for those of us who live somewhere with at least 3 seasons, now is one of the busiest times for our outdoor amenities. It is a great time to see what is getting the most use,...

June 2016 Newsletter – Co-Op City

Over 50 years ago in 1964 New York City was in the midst an affordable housing crisis. Affordable housing was scarce and often in disrepair. Many were fleeing for the suburbs and high inflation and interest...

May 2016 Newsletter – Quiet: The Most Coveted Amenity by Residents

QUIET!!!! It’s a word often shouted by flustered parents or teachers to a group of kids, but did you realize it is also the most overlooked amenity in the multifamily universe? A study by J Turner...

CRG Residential – Occupied Renovation Program

CRG Residential was selected to renovate 322 occupied apartments spread out over three Columbus, OH communities, all within one mile of each other. The success of this project was in great part due to...

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...