HOME AND DESIGN
Breakthrough Properties | March 10, 2022
On March 9th, leading global property developer, Breakthrough Properties, launched StudioLabs by Breakthrough. The new solution is an end-to-end lab and office solution that specializes in hyper growth life sciences in company. Breakthrough Properties is also a joint venture by Tishman Speyer and Bellco Capital. It operates Class A life sciences real estate.
We have conceived, designed, and programmed StudioLabs as a best-in-class life sciences environment where promising companies are able to conduct science on day one. More than providing the highestquality labs and infrastructure, we provide companies with a dedicated on-site team with decades of experience creating and operating labs. Our mission is to handle the most operationally intensive aspects of the lab environment so that companies in our StudioLabs ecosystem have the freedom tofocus solely on growthand discovery."
Susie Harborth,Business Operations ofBreakthrough Properties EVP
Over 28,000 square feet of the inaugural StudioLabs location have already been leased out and will be open this summer. StudioLabs offers fully furnished office suites and private labs ranging from 4,000 to 15,000 square feet of rentable property. It has huddle rooms, wet lab spaces, lab utilities with starter lab equipment packages, and lab support rooms.
StaudioLabs is the latest addition to the global network of flexible workspaces operated by Tishman Speyer brands like Studio, Studio Private, and Studio Gather.
Tishman Speyer Senior Managing DirectorDavid Augarten, also said, "Tishman Speyerlaunched Studio in 2018 to serve as an unparalleled community for visionaries and business pioneers.We are thrilled to partner with Breakthrough in adapting and extending our network to support a new generation of innovators in the life sciences community."
REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY
Rentgrata | November 09, 2021
RentPath, a Redfin company, and leading marketing technology and services platform for the rental industry announced an exclusive partnership with apartment industry innovator, Rentgrata.
As RentPath continues on its mission to provide the most immersive, informative and information-rich experience for apartment hunters, the integration with Rentgrata will allow its users to connect with current residents of apartment communities, directly from the property listing. This innovative feature is particularly relevant in the post-Covid era as it enables prospective renters to gain familiarity with locations, sight unseen.
Rentgrata and RentPath share a commitment to giving prospective residents rich and meaningful insight on their journey to finding a new place to live. Moving to a new place is a huge decision and we are so pleased to be able help inform that decision for RentPath's millions of users by connecting them to potential new neighbors. With direct access to residents, they can ask the questions that are truly important to them.
- Ben Margolit, Rentgrata's CEO and co-founder
This integration is the latest in a number of exciting moves for RentPath, which was acquired by Redfin, a pioneer in the real estate industry, in early April 2021.
We are thrilled to partner with Rentgrata, The social proof that comes from direct resident referrals in our listings represents the latest in a number of innovations we are introducing to provide the richest, most informative and immersive experience for our users. Getting insight into the experience of existing residents brings a powerful trust signal for potential renters. We believe this will help renters lease with confidence, and drive even better conversions for our customers. Everyone benefits.
- Jon Ziglar, RentPath's CEO
This addition to RentPath's rental search experience is one of several exciting innovations in recent weeks. Jon Ziglar and the RentPath team are attending National Multifamily Housing Council's OPTECH Conference in Washington DC this week and will be sharing updates with attendees. The RentPath team is located at booth #235 at the event and will be providing more information about this new partnership throughout the conference.
RentPath is the only marketing and automation platform that engages prospective residents through the entire renter journey, maximizing leads and occupancies with unparalleled ROI. Through its broad network of rental listing sites including rent.com, ApartmentGuide.com and Rentals.com, RentPath connects property owners and managers with over 10 million high-intent, in-market renters per month. In addition, the RentPath platform powers a full suite of best-in-class digital marketing solutions across search advertising, social media, email marketing, web chat, resident communication, reputation management and more. RentPath's holistic solutions simplify the rental search experience for renters while driving occupancies and efficiencies for property managers and owners. RentPath is a Redfin Company.
Rentgrata is the first renter insights platform that creates connections and builds community for multifamily communities. As the only messaging platform for prospective and current residents to connect and share feedback, Rentgrata facilitates real conversations, while delivering data that helps multifamily professionals better understand renter needs. By helping apartment buildings feel more like communities, Rentgrata reduces resident turnover and increases NOI, while offering residents the chance to capitalize on referral incentives and connect in new ways.
REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT
Axylyum | September 13, 2021
CRE Financial Firm, Axylyum Charter recently announced that they have joined the American Association of Private Lenders. The oldest national organization representing the private real estate and peer-to-peer lending industry, AAPL's members include private money lenders, mortgage fund managers, brokers and service providers from around the United States.
"We are very pleased to have joined such an important industry organization. The team at Axylyum believe very strongly in AAPL's core values and appreciate all that they do for the private lending space. We are looking forward to fostering this relationship and utilizing AAPL's member resources to better support our growing base," said Steven Amshen, general counsel at Axylyum.
Axylyum Charter was founded in early 2021 with the purpose of disrupting the distressed mortgage industry. The firm is a market creator and leader in providing portfolio-wide secure engagement options to Retail and Wholesale Lenders that allow for an immediate repurchase of Lenders' defaulted loans. Through their exclusive product, AXY Wrap™, Axylyum offers a secure guarantee on the performance of asset-based non-owner-occupied loans through portfolio-wide engagement pricing.
"The American Association of Private Lenders is pleased to have Axylyum join us as a service provider member. We look forward to supporting Axylyum as we do all our members through education, ethics, and advocacy," said Linda Hyde, managing director of AAPL.
Axylyum Charter focuses on acquisition of defaulted asset backed non-owner-occupied loans through portfolio wide engagement guarantees to non-traditional lenders. The goal of the organization is to disrupt the distressed mortgage-backed asset space by executing their litigation-driven equity capture position in high value markets.