How the Recent Stimulus Will Help Apartments

Posted on Jan 26, 2021 in HomePage, News & Events
How the Recent Stimulus Will Help Apartments

With the exception of the industrial sector, apartments have been weathering the COVID-19 pandemic as well as any sector of commercial real estate. That doesn’t mean the $900 billion stimulus passed at the end of 2020 wasn’t desperately needed. Just as questions about how long renters could continue making rent payments were growing, Congress passed […]

What is the Difference Between Suburban and Urban Property Investing?

Posted on Jan 5, 2021 in News & Events
What is the Difference Between Suburban and Urban Property Investing?

Location is the most significant driving force when making a decision about real estate investment. The first thing that comes to mind when we discuss multifamily real estate is the classic urban positioning of a multifamily asset. Tall buildings and busy streets are generally what you picture, but there are also many opportunities for high […]

Project Update: Fedora & Trillby Project Two Months Ahead of Schedule

Posted on Dec 16, 2020 in News & Events
Project Update: Fedora & Trillby Project Two Months Ahead of Schedule

CGI Strategies’ Vice President of Development, Mario Lopez, celebrates topping out the concrete structure for Fedora & Trillby. The team finished the concrete structure two months ahead of schedule, an incredible milestone!

Los Angeles Business Journal – December 10, 2020: Extended Stay Sites Fill Up

Posted on Dec 10, 2020 in News & Events
Los Angeles Business Journal – December 10, 2020: Extended Stay Sites Fill Up

Los Angeles Business Journal writer Hannah Madans featured The James in her piece “Extended Stay Sites Fill Up”. The piece includes how extended stay hotels and residences have managed to keep high occupancy levels in comparison to traditional hotels. The piece includes a quote from our founder, Gidi Cohen.

A Few of Our Favorite Things

Posted on Dec 10, 2020 in News & Events
A Few of Our Favorite Things

The holiday season is here. How do you convey love and appreciation to your loved ones after THIS year? Gifts are not created equal, and we’ve scoured shops to find the perfect gift for family, a client, or even your CEO. Elegance is a priority, as well as something that shows the person they are […]

New York’s Real Estate Market: Experts Speak

Posted on Dec 10, 2020 in News & Events
New York’s Real Estate Market: Experts Speak

New York City is going through something that no one expected to happen anytime in the near future. An exodus. Residents of NYC are leaving the city at unexpected rates and moving to the suburbs. Why? To escape the population density amid this ongoing pandemic. What this means for real estate – rental and home […]

Sub-URBAN: Why Suburbs Won’t Outpace Cities

Posted on Dec 9, 2020 in News & Events
Sub-URBAN: Why Suburbs Won’t Outpace Cities

Renters and prospective homebuyers have been leaving cities at an unprecedented pace since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. New York City lost a staggering 110,000 residents from February to July of this year. That’s roughly 500% more than the previous year. So where did these people go? Suburbia and smaller towns, mostly. This trend […]

C Magazine – November 10, 2020: Four New L.A. Hotels to Book Right Now

Posted on Dec 8, 2020 in News & Events
C Magazine – November 10, 2020: Four New L.A. Hotels to Book Right Now

C Magazine featured The James of Hollywood in their roundup piece on new L.A. hotels to book right now. Writers Andrew Baker and Anush J. Benliyan included some of the incredible amenities provided such as Peloton bikes, Marshall speakers and Byredo products and robes.    

Globe St – November 16, 2020: Housing Shortage Keeps Capital Flooding into Multifamily

Posted on Nov 17, 2020 in News & Events
Globe St – November 16, 2020: Housing Shortage Keeps Capital Flooding into Multifamily

Globe St. ran a piece on how CGI Strategies is planning to acquire $500 million in apartment assets over the next 12 months. Writer, Kelsi Maree Borland spoke to Michael DiSimone about CGI’s growth goals and how they plan to get there.

Top Resources for Property Investors

Posted on Nov 12, 2020 in News & Events
Top Resources for Property Investors

Making the decision to begin investing in property is easy. The follow through and next initial steps take time and resources. At CGI Strategies, we know it can be a daunting task for beginners. We’re here to provide you with some ideas and resources to help you navigate the process. • Read, Read, Read One […]