Conventional Multifamily Developers: A Fresh Look at the New FHA
In the past, many multifamily developers did not consider FHA a viable option for construction financing. Recent changes have made FHA worthy of a second look. What’s Changed? Before. It wasn’t uncommon for loan applications to sit in limbo until field office staff became available to work on them. HUD seemed overly focused on file […]
Why FHA is Worth Considering for Your New Construction Multifamily Project
Multifamily developers who haven’t thoroughly explored FHA financing should call Rockhall for a no obligation analysis of their project. The most striking benefit of the FHA construction program is that the loan is a construction/perm. After the construction period, the loan converts to a fully-amortizing fixed rate permanent loan. Construction and permanent interest rates on […]
You’re Going to Build or Rehab an Apartment Project
If you are planning a new multifamily development or intend to substantially rehabilitate an existing project, you should call us early in the process. Rockhall has construction experts who can save you time and money throughout the process. FHA has very detailed third party report requirements. If you are ordering a market study, soil borings […]
When Does An FHA Apartment Loan Make the Most Sense?
If you are looking for an apartment loan, you aren’t alone. Over $130 billion of apartment loans will be originated this year. Major apartment finance options include: FNMA/FHLMC, insured depository institutions (banks, thrifts and credit unions), life insurance companies (and some pension funds), Wall Street conduits and FHA. Each of these programs has its own […]