Bluerock News

Bluerock Real Estate, LLC is pleased to announce that Jaroslav “Jari” Vasicko has joined Bluerock Capital Markets, the company’s managing broker-dealer. Mr. Vasicko joins as Regional Vice President and sales professional for the Southeast Region, where he will support registered representatives and financial advisors. With more than a decade of experience as a wholesaler in the Atlantic states, Mr. Vasicko maintains...

Bluerock Multifamily Growth REIT (‘BMG’ and ‘Company’) today announced that, following its meeting with the Board of Directors, and in conjunction with the ongoing exploration of strategic alternatives to enhance the growth of its portfolio, the Company has decided to terminate the follow-on offering of its common stock effective September 9, 2013. “It’s our belief that terminating the follow-on offering will...

Ismael Leyva-designed condo project The Charles at 1355 First Avenue has unleashed its full website. The 32-story, 29-unit Bluerock Real Estate project is all full-floor residences, all the time, with interiors by David Collins Studio. Unit sizes range from 3,135 to 4,535 square feet. Every apartment has four bedrooms, a private elevator landing, ceiling heights up to 10’7″, custom wood doors, white...

As real estate markets across the U.S. recover from their long swoon, homeowners’ sighs of relief are practically audible. Financial advisors, meanwhile, are again fielding requests from clients to put real estate back into their portfolios for diversification. Naturally, experts are trying to find techniques that might protect investors against even a partial repeat of the 2008 disaster. This can be...

As real estate markets across the U.S. recover from their long swoon, homeowners’ sighs of relief are practically audible. Financial advisors, meanwhile, are again fielding requests from clients to put real estate back into their portfolios for diversification. Naturally, experts are trying to find techniques that might protect investors against even a partial repeat of the 2008 disaster. Some advisors recommend...

New products introduced over the last week include a pure trend fund from Salient and a new ETF from Global X. In addition, Bluerock launched its Total Income+ Real Estate Fund. Here are the latest developments of interest to advisors: Read Article[icon icon="arrow-up-right" class="external-link" size="12px" color="#6693bc" style="font-weight: normal; border: 1px solid #6693bc; margin-left: 5px;" /]...

[image_frame align=""][/image_frame] Unlike most REITs, the new Total Income+ Real Estate Fund offers individuals the chance to invest in private real estate opportunities, Dr. Randy Anderson, President of Bluerock Real Estate, tells Gregg Greenberg. Watch Video[icon icon="arrow-up-right" class="external-link" size="12px" color="#6693bc" style="font-weight: normal; border: 1px solid #6693bc; margin-left: 5px;" /]...

Long before the first piece of limestone was laid for Rosario Candela’s 740 Park Ave., in 1929, it seemed as if the words “Social Register” were carved on every door on the Upper East Side. The grand apartment buildings of Fifth, Madison and Park avenues were large, expensive and protected by the most coldblooded of co-op boards. (If you didn’t like...

WASHINGTON, DC—Already exhibiting signs of recovery, the US industrial market could see as much as 150 million square feet of absorption this year. What’s more, next year’s take-up could hit 175 million square feet, according to the NAIOP Industrial Space Demand Forecast. Those figures represent increases of 50% and 75%, respectively, over the 100 million square feet of absorption the industrial...

A New York investor has acquired a majority stake in a 190-unit East Loop apartment building, one of several downtown multifamily deals completed in the waning days of 2012. The Bluerock Enhanced Multifamily Trust Inc. paid $9.8 million in December for a 56.5 percent interest in MDA City Apartments from a venture of the Village Green Cos., a Michigan developer that...