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Biophilic design: What’s next in senior housing and multifamily design

Biophilia brings nature home, at last Human beings hunger for nature, and today’s construction in senior housing and multifamily design delivers. Biophilic design is the next big thing in architecture and design, and to take advantage of this opportunity, you’ll want the right partners in place for your next construction project. So what is biophilic…

The multifamily housing market is poised for growth

Here’s what’s emerging in 2021 The multifamily market is expected to experience a faster rebound in 2021, particularly for assets in the Midwest and Southeastern United States. In fact, analysts anticipate a surge in demand for multifamily housing, particularly as the U.S. economy begins to recover in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Why multifamily…

What today’s renters want most

Here’s what renters want as the pandemic and mitigation efforts continue Apartment owners and developers have faced some serious challenges over the past year, highlighting the importance of knowing and understanding what renters want and need. As the global pandemic continues to impact our lives, those wish lists are changing to reflect new priorities. What…

Multifamily real estate looks promising for 2021

Here are the multifamily real estate signs analysts are seeing Commercial real estate took a hit in 2020 due to the pandemic and efforts to control the spread of COVID-19. But analysts forecast a more promising outlook for 2021, particularly for the multifamily real estate sector, which performed better than most other sectors and retained…

Is intergenerational student-senior housing the next big thing?

Mount Mary University Project in Milwaukee shows promise.

Rethinking tenant needs in a post-pandemic world

Though we’re still amid COVID-19, it’s already clear that the pandemic will have a lasting impact on tenant needs both short- and long-term.

Grading work underway for new Greenwood Subdivision [VIDEO]

Demolition of the former Lakeview Health Center in West Salem is complete, and grading is underway for the new Greenwood Subdivision. The 15-acre site will soon be home to 55 multi-family units and 16 single lots.

Coworking may be multifamily buildings’ newest amenity, post-pandemic

Here’s why coworking could help attract and retain tenants.


DBS Group has been tapped to design and build the new Boys & Girls Club in Holmen, WI. The $6.9M construction project includes the conversion of the existing, 33,000-square-foot former Festival Foods.

2020 Commercial Construction Trend Report shows pockets of opportunity

As we look ahead to 2020, experts are calling for slower economic growth, meaning development and investment decisions must focus where opportunity is greatest.