first_imgHome / Daily Dose / Benefits of Alternative Real Estate Investment  Print This Post Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago February 17, 2020 1,177 Views About Author: Seth Welborn The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Related Articles The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Share Save Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Seth Welborn is a Reporter for DS News and MReport. A graduate of Harding University, he has covered numerous topics across the real estate and default servicing industries. Additionally, he has written B2B marketing copy for Dallas-based companies such as AT&T. An East Texas Native, he also works part-time as a photographer. Benefits of Alternative Real Estate Investment Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Previous: Mississippi Homes at Risk of Flood Damage Next: Fannie and Freddie Preventing Foreclosures Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Christopher Merrill, CEO of Harrison Street, recently sat down with Bloomberg to discuss how the current environment is impacting his investment choices. Merrill covers alternative real estate investments, and how these assets make better long-term investments than traditional investments.”The investments that we’re making are really about long-term demand, demographic drivers,” said Merrill. “We’ve invested over $32 billion in these assets.”In this Video Spotlight, Merrill explains what exactly these alternative investments are, and what he’s doing to maintain yield. in Daily Dose, Featured, Market Studies, News Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago 2020-02-17 Seth Welborn Sign up for DS News Daily Subscribelast_img read more