Research & Analytics

Opportunities in Opportunity Zones: A look at the top up-and-coming areas in the U.S.

DATE July 12, 2019 / Author


With more than 8,700 designated census tracts in the Opportunity Zone program, some offer a greater appreciation potential for investors than others. Federal criteria for determining the eligibility of an Opportunity Zone census tract include property rates above 20 percent or median family income below 80 percent of either the statewide or metropolitan area income. […]

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Reinventing the Past: An In-Depth Look Into Adaptive Reuse | Infographic

DATE July 12, 2019 / Author


Adaptive reuse projects entail a dated or abandoned area transforming into modern multi-use property, more commonly multifamily assets. These projects have grown increasingly popular due to the demand for unique lifestyle apartments and saving on construction costs. Click on the infographic below to read more about the benefits and examples of adaptive reuse projects. Reinventing […]

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President Trump’s New Order Affects Dialysis Market

DATE July 11, 2019 / Author


An executive order was signed by President Trump this week to reform the kidney treatment industry. The order will create new payment models to encourage more kidney transplants and give patients incentives to seek dialysis treatment at home instead of at more expensive treatment centers. Section 5 of the executive order states the following : Payment […]

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Now Trending: Sale Leasebacks

DATE July 10, 2019 / Author


The Alternative Financing Strategy on the Rise Although introduced decades ago, Sale Leasebacks are suddenly experiencing a surge in transaction volume as owners and agents grow increasingly aware of the benefits offered. This spark in volume can be attributed to various factors including the recent Tax Reform of 2017, participation by notable restaurant franchisees, and […]

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The New Wave Of Urbanization

DATE July 10, 2019 / Author


Where there are people, there are opportunities. In this article, Matthews™ examines the top ten growing cities in the United States and how their economy is performing. These cities serve as living examples of how the U.S. economy reacts to population growth. For example, Los Angeles is well aware of the environmental impact its large population has. In […]

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