Affordable Housing | Virginia Market Update

August 20th, 2019 by Keeley Byer

Affordable Housing Investments & The Virginia Economy

Greysteel Capital Markets Update | August 2019

August 2nd, 2019 by Keeley Byer

As anticipated, the Federal Reserve announced that it will lower interest rates by 25 basis points on July 31. The Fed cited what it called “implications of global developments” and “muted inflation pressures” as factors in its decision to lower the benchmark federal funds rate even as the U.S. economy is in the midst of its longest sustained period of economic growth. On August 1, the 10-year Treasury rate decreased to 1.90% on the news. In addition, President Trump announced he will add a new 10% tariff on $300 billion Chinese-made products on September 1 after negotiators failed to kick…

Greysteel Dallas Donates to Feed My Starving Children Organization

July 29th, 2019 by Rebecca Wiley

Greysteel's Dallas team members and interns joined forces with Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) to hand pack scientifically formulated meals for undernourished children, which are distributed to a network of 80+ partners in 60+ countries each.

Greysteel Teams Up with SOME (So Others Might Eat) to Feed the Homeless

July 16th, 2019 by Rebecca Wiley

Greysteel's Washington, D.C. team members joined forces with SOME (So Others Might Eat) on July 11 to help feed the homeless.

Greysteel Capital Markets Update | July 2019

July 2nd, 2019 by Keeley Byer

The 10-year Treasury rate decreased to 2.00% at the end of June, down 14 basis points from the previous month, on fears of further escalation in trade tensions between the U.S. and China. On July 1st, after the G-20 meeting between President Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping, Treasury yields rose slightly after the two agreed to resume trade negotiations. With U.S.-China trade talks back on track, analysts are anticipating a more modest quarter point decrease by the Federal Reserve at its next policy meeting at the end of July.

Washington, D.C. Transfer & Recordation Taxes

June 28th, 2019 by Keeley Byer

D.C. Council Approves Increase in Transfer and Recordation Taxes

Portland Multifamily Market Overview

June 27th, 2019 by John Mullen

As Portland’s population continues to grow into the future, its multifamily market is actively answering the call for more housing. Currently, there are more than 9,700 units under construction in the city, a 69.3% increase over Q1 2018. In order to accommodate the large number of new employees that firms are hiring, Portland’s office market is also seeing growth in its amount of square footage under construction. High profile corporations such as Nike and Adidas are currently building expansion campuses which, combined, total over 1,125,000 million square feet. The growing multifamily and…