Bluerock Real Estate, LLC is pleased to announce that Dan Falls has joined Bluerock Capital Markets, the company’s managing broker-dealer. Mr. Falls joins as Regional Vice President and sales professional and will be responsible for growing Bluerock’s sales in the Central North Region. An experienced professional in the real estate investment sector, Mr. Falls specializes in asset acquisitions and investment...

Investment management firm Bluerock Real Estate announced today that it has hired Larry Milder to lead the sales effort for its managing broker-dealer - Bluerock Capital Markets (BCM) - as Director of National Sales. Mr. Milder will be responsible for accelerating sales growth across the company’s line of successful direct private placements as well as its public interval fund,...

Bluerock Multifamily Growth REIT (‘BMG’ and ‘Company’) today announced that following its meeting with the Board of Directors, the Company has decided to explore strategic alternatives to enhance the growth of its portfolio. “We’ve taken strategic actions over the past year to consolidate our holdings and strengthen and enhance the transparency of our balance sheet and income statement, to...

Bluerock’s Total Income+ Real Estate Fund (“the Fund,” ticker: TIPRX) announced today it paid a second quarter dividend of $.2379 per share for shareholders of record on June 27, 2013. The $.2379 dividend is an 83% increase over the first quarter dividend of $.13 a share. Dr. Randy I. Anderson, President of Bluerock Real Estate and Portfolio Manager of the Total...

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...

Investment management firm Bluerock today announced the repositioning of its non-traded REIT with a growth strategy to reflect updated market conditions. The company announced a name change to Bluerock Multifamily Growth REIT (‘BMG’) as well. BMG also announced that Dr. Randy Anderson has been appointed its Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Bluerock founder and CEO Ramin Kamfar. Dr. Anderson brings a track...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. apartment vacancy rate fell to its lowest level in more than a decade, but persistent stagnant income growth for U.S. workers has tempered the ability of landlords to raise rents, according to an industry report released on Wednesday. The national apartment vacancy rate fell 0.2 percentage points to 4.3 percent in the first quarter, the...

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;" /]...