RealPage Partners with Rewards Platform To Offer ‘Bilt Points’ for Rent Payments

by | Jan 18, 2024
Richardson-based RealPage says the collaboration will help "drive resident loyalty and unlock new revenue streams" for its customers. Residents can convert their "Bilt points" into airline and hotel miles points, as well as toward "everyday expenses like rent, groceries, Amazon purchases, dining, and more."
Acquisition of Irving-Based JPI Completed by Japan-Based Company
by | Dec 7, 2023

Irving-based multifamily community developer JPI announced that the acquisition of its operating platform by Sumitomo Forestry America Inc. has been completed.

We first told you about the deal in October....

Huge Knox Street Mixed-Use Project Gets Construction Start in Dallas
by | Dec 6, 2023
The high-rise Knox Street project sits on a four-acre site adjacent to the Katy Trail and Highland Park. Once completed, it will feature a luxury hotel and condominiums, a 27-story multifamily building, nine floors of offices above two stories of retail and restaurants, and a half-acre park connected to the Katy Trail.
Dallas’ RREAF Residential Rebrands as RR Living, Aims To Keep Renters Renting Across ‘Entire Lifecycle’
by | Nov 30, 2023
The newly rebranded RR Living aims to "encompass the entire lifecycle" of its rental residents, "from a first apartment home, to raising a family, to eventually becoming empty-nesters." The company serves 45,000 residents at its 60-plus apartment communities nationwide.

Irving Developer JPI Announces Appointment of Chief Visionary Officer

by | Jun 9, 2023
A former NFL player, Scott Turner is the former executive director of the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council under Dr. Ben Carson's leadership. Before that, he served two terms as representative of House District 33 in the Texas House of Representatives.
Stillwater Capital Breaks Ground on 84-Acre Mixed-Use Project in Allen
by | May 17, 2023
121 Technology Park's first phase will feature four Class A buildings, offering 370,000 square feet of technology manufacturing and industrial space. Later phases will include two 100,000-square-foot office buildings, 130 owner-occupied townhomes, and 20,000 square feet of food and beverage retail.
Dallas’ Ashland Greene Capital Launches New Multifamily Real Estate Investment Fund
by | May 12, 2023
Ashland Greene is a vertically integrated real estate firm that has transacted over $1 billion in assets and more than 6,100 units in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Plans for its new fund include capital investments of roughly $11 million, the firm said.
Brazos Residential Taps 30-Year Industry Veteran as Chief Operating Officer
by | Mar 31, 2023
Michele Flores has spent three decades in the multifamily industry, serving various roles in property management, including her most recent position as president of S2 Residential. She has led property operations for over 60,000 units cumulatively.

S2 Capital Hires New Head of Capital Formation, Investor Relations

by | Dec 16, 2022

Patrick Connell has joined Dallas-based S2 Capital as head of capital formation and investor relations of the national private investment firm that focuses on residential real estate.

Connell will lead fundraising and manage S2’s growing relationships with sophisticated institutional investors globally. He will also lead the firm’s investor relations team and open the New York office....

Plano Multifamily Investment Firm BKE Capital Rebrands as APTVEST
by | Nov 15, 2022
The newly rebranded APTVEST says it evaluates, buys, renovates, and manages North Texas multifamily properties in-house. Its online platform enables investors to place funds in multifamily properties with "the click of a button," with historical investment minimums of $25K to $100K per investor. “As we surveyed the multifamily investment industry trajectory, we felt it necessary to brand up and think about the future," said Kevin Parrish, APTVEST founder and co-managing partner.
The Last Word: AP’s Will Pender on the Santander Tower Multifamily Reuse Project
Santander Tower is the eighth tallest building in Dallas, and it’s on the cutting edge of something new: converting skyscraper office space into multifamily housing through adaptive reuse.
In DFW, Population and Job Growth are Fueling the Nation’s Hottest Multifamily Market
by | Apr 4, 2022

DFW has become the epicenter of growth in North America, Danny Baker says. “We’re in the middle of a population boom that has led to DFW outperforming other markets in terms of job creation and growth as well as the demand for all types of CRE,” says Baker, who helms CBRE’s DFW multifamily capital markets team....


Richardson’s RealPage Partners with Measurabl on Multifamily ESG

by | Feb 10, 2022
In a recent survey, 73% of multifamily residents said they are interested in—or won’t rent an apartment without—sustainability and green initiatives being implemented at the property. The two companies are joining forces to help "shift the aspirational to become truly day-to-day operational."
CONTI founder and CEO Carlos Vaz $150M fund
Dallas-Based CONTI Capital Launches New Fund to Raise $150M to Acquire and Develop Multifamily Properties—Vertical and Horizontal
by | Nov 2, 2021
With over $1.25B in transactions to date, CONTI's goal for the new fund is to diversify capital across a mix of multifamily assets and markets in 13 southern Sun Belt states. Target assets will include both established and new properties, including communities of single-family homes built to be rentals.
Dallas Video Tech Company OneDay Launches Multifamily PropTech Division With a New Platform for Leasing Agents
by | May 20, 2021
OneDay is using the same technology its known for—a first-of-its-kind video platform that allows senior living communities to celebrate and digitally preserve the stories of their residents—to enter into the multifamily real estate market. Convey by OneDay aims to redefine how leasing agents connect with current and prospective residents to ultimately drive occupancy and engagement.
Live-Video Security Provider Stealth Monitoring Gets ‘Significant’ Equity Investment
by | Sep 27, 2019
Headquartered in Addison and Toronto, Stealth Monitoring also offers analytics and detection offering aimed at deterring crime.