Opportunity Zone Funds Are Gaining Momentum

Posted on Jul 25, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
Opportunity Zone Funds Are Gaining Momentum

We have talked about Opportunity Zones, which are economically distressed areas that have been nominated and then certified by the US Treasury as eligible for preferential tax treatments under certain conditions. This program was created under Donald Trump’s administration under the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017. According to a new report (In the […]

Multifamily Construction Can’t Keep Up With the Demand

Posted on Jul 23, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
Multifamily Construction Can’t Keep Up With the Demand

Though most believed it wouldn’t, the demand for rental properties is exploding across the country.  One of the major factors in this explosion is the fact that millennials are staying put in their rentals and flocking to the suburbs looking for more rentals. According to a survey from Freddie Mac, a record 82% of renters […]

Why We’re Developing in the Southeast

Posted on Jul 21, 2019 in HomePage, News & Events
Why We’re Developing in the Southeast

When you think of wealthy cities, the usual suspects are New York, Miami, Los Angeles, etc.  But did you know that regions in the Southeast are quickly catching up? The number of individuals in Atlanta with a 30 million+ net worth soared to 22% in 2017. Atlanta is home to 20 Fortune 500 companies, ranging […]

Disney Approves Astoria Design

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 in News & Events
Disney Approves Astoria Design

The heads of Disney told us that they are more excited about the development of Astoria than they have been about any other development in a while. They recognize that CGI thinks outside of the box and brings a style that very few developers embody. Here are some of the deign elements that caught their […]

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 […]

Celebrate July 4 in Style

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 in News & Events
Celebrate July 4 in Style

Summer is in full swing – the weather is hot, the days are long, vacations are planned and the Fourth of July is right around the corner.  What are your plans?  Hopefully there are fireworks, incredible food and drink, and a long evening of celebration with your friends and family on your calendar for the […]

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 […]