The Affordable Housing Crisis – Our Thoughts

Posted on Jan 21, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
The Affordable Housing Crisis – Our Thoughts

We are in the midst of an affordable housing crisis in the United States. There is a shortage of housing available for working-class and low-income families and that is driving up rent prices and property prices – putting home ownership out of reach due to the inability of these families to save. As investors and […]

Preferred Equity and Why We Love It

Posted on Jan 16, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
Preferred Equity and Why We Love It

When it’s time for an investment’s profits to be distributed, where you are in line matters. The fact is, with any investment, you are always taking a risk.  That’s just part of the deal – and when you do your research and invest in real estate wisely, the risk drops. The issue is, if you’re […]

3 Real Estate Trends in 2020

Posted on Jan 7, 2020 in HomePage, News & Events
3 Real Estate Trends in 2020

At CGI, we like to stay up on current real estate trends. We’re thrilled to report that the emerging 2020 trends are in line with our focus, putting us on the path to another great year. 1. Investing in the right location matters Location matters when it comes to real estate developments.  The top markets […]

All the Buzz: Arbor Eighteen

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
All the Buzz: Arbor Eighteen

Arbor 18 has rolled out and the response has been incredible. WIth over 30 press placements in national and international publications, our luxury condo development on the Greener side of Brooklyn, where Park Slope meets Greenwood, is taking the East Coast by storm. Turns out, today’s homeowner really cares about wellness, green spaces and inspired […]

What the Fed’s Latest Move Means for Investors

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
What the Fed’s Latest Move Means for Investors

The Federal Reserve left the federal-funds rate unchanged Wednesday, as expected, at 2.25%-2.50%. The Federal Open Market Committee removed the word “patient” regarding future rate adjustments from its statement, indicating it is more likely to cut interest rates at future meetings than it was in March. This announcement is good news for us at CGI […]

Invest in Commercial Real Estate

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
Invest in Commercial Real Estate

Investing in Multifamily Real Estate Why are people that are investing in real estate so happy?  Throughout the course of history, real estate has outperformed other investment strategies on a consistent basis – that’s nothing new.  But with 87% of wealth managers saying that their clients plan to keep investing in real estate, why are […]

Hospitality and Multifamily Are Merging – A Globe Street Article

Posted on Jun 4, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
Hospitality and Multifamily Are Merging – A Globe Street Article

The worlds of hospitality and multifamily are becoming more intertwined. Multifamily owners are incorporating more amenities and services into properties to drive occupancy and rents. Today, people are renting later into life and want a high-end living experience. These services include concierge services, furnished units and short-term rentals. “The labor market and America’s workforce is […]

We Are Project Zero at Villa Carlotta

Posted on May 31, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
We Are Project Zero at Villa Carlotta

‘We Are Project Zero’ is a marine conservation organization dedicated to the protection and preservation of the ocean and marine life through raising global awareness, igniting behavioral change and creating new revenue streams necessary to complete the oceans most pressing protection projects. http://www.weareprojectzero.org/about Directors of the charity include Mick Jagger’s son Jimmy Jagger, Ronnie Wood’s […]

Los Angeles’ Ultimate Urban Sanctuary Arrives Fall 2019

Posted on May 31, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
Los Angeles’ Ultimate Urban Sanctuary Arrives Fall 2019

We all dream of spreading our wings – seeking comfort without compromising on luxury. We yearn for individuality but desire that familiar sense of home. CGI’s next community-inspired residence is the ultimate City sanctuary for uncompromising dreamers. Our brand new, stylishly-designed boutique apartment community is at the threshold of LA’s budding metropolis located within the […]

The Golden Age of Hollywood is Back

Posted on May 31, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
The Golden Age of Hollywood is Back

“It is only a matter of time before the area between Tampa and Orlando becomes, in essence, a conurbation,” Garrett Kenny, a local real estate developer, wrote in Forbes. “Getting in early while growth potential is particularly high is how developers can realize massive success.” Move-in at Celebration’s most sophisticated luxury apartment enclave yet, begins […]