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BTR Global News

Read the latest Build to Rent (BTR) global news, information, insights, research and opinions for the Build to Rent sector.

Alan Vaksman, Managing Partner, Digital Horizon | BTR News

Digital Horizon invests in Obligo, the property rental security deposit financing company

Digital Horizon VC has invested in the property rental security deposit financing company, Obligo – to develop its tech platform and scale the business.
Modo multifamily building - Community Three Development | BTR News

Washington DC will see first modular multifamily building – Modo

Washington DC will see its first ever modular multifamily apartment building.
Luxury apartment lounge

More tenants paid May rent compared to April, survey reveals

The US multifamily and UK Build to Rent sector show resilience as landlords in Orange and Los Angeles County say rent payments were higher in May than April. And Build to Rent operator - Moda Living - also collected 98% of rent during lockdown.
The Grant multifamily development - external view

Construction for The Grant is underway

Construction for The Grant multifamily scheme has begun – and it will see two buildings spanning two adjacent blocks in downtown Concord, US.
Soleil Lofts multifamily project, Herriman, Utah - external view

Energy storage included as an amenity in new multifamily project

A new multifamily project includes energy storage as an amenity – an individual battery linked to an onsite solar panel.
Liv Mirvac Build to Rent, Sydney, Australia

NSW push to boost Build to Rent housing

As tenants move into the first commercial development in Sydney, Australia this month, the New South Wales (NSW) government will consider land tax changes that encourage the fledgling Build to Rent sector.
PRogress Spot Warsaw

Eiffage chose Savills to seek investment partner for Build to Rent pipeline

Savills has been appointed to seek an investment partner for Eiffage – to support their Build to Rent pipeline in Poland.

Knighthead originates $37.3m funding for three multifamily projects

Knighthead funding originates from three separate loans – totally $37.3m for three multifamily projects in the US.
Global technology and proptech

Global investors leverage innovation and technology through new tech investments

As the real estate sector looks to leverage the wave of innovation and technology that has been accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic, global investors have provided significant investment in Asian PropTech VC Taronga Ventures.
LakeLine multifamily

Construction financing secured for new multifamily community in Northwest Austin, Texas

Financing has been secured for a new multifamily community in North Austin.