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RAAM Construction Completes $29 Million, 74-Unit Senior Housing Development in La Puente, CA

2021-10-26T23:07:48+00:00September 7th, 2021|News, Press|

RAAM Construction, a general building construction firm specializing in multifamily and historic preservation projects throughout California, has completed the construction of an affordable senior housing development at 1040 North Unruh Avenue in La Puente, California for $29 million. Read Article

RAAM Construction and Meta Housing Corporation Wraps Up Work on 74-Unit Senior Housing Project in La Puente

2021-10-26T23:04:08+00:00September 1st, 2021|News, Press|

Meta Housing Corporation has finished construction on a 74-unit, affordable senior housing development in La Puente, CA. The $29 mil project, Arboleda Apartments, was built by RAAM Construction, along with AMJ Construction Management Inc and Y&M Architects. The 71.5k sf property, located at 1040 North Unruh Ave, consists of two conjoined four-story wood-frame buildings

RAAM Construction completes construction of a $29 million affordable senior housing development in La Puente, California

2021-10-26T21:26:56+00:00September 1st, 2021|News, Press|

RAAM Construction, a general building construction firm specializing in multifamily and historic preservation projects throughout California, has completed the construction of an affordable senior housing development in La Puente, California for $29 million. Read Article

3 Reasons Affordable Housing Is Destined to Thrive

2021-07-20T16:36:37+00:00July 7th, 2021|News, Press|

While the pandemic had a negative impact on many areas of commercial real estate, it only heightened the need for affordable housing. In fact, while the retail and hospitality sectors suffered and are still struggling to recover, the multifamily and affordable housing sectors outperformed most sectors throughout the pandemic. Read Article

Contractors Find a New Normal Amid Increased Health and Safety Requests

2021-03-12T00:28:56+00:00March 2nd, 2021|News, Press|

The pandemic catalyzed a new wave in demand for health and safety norms in multifamily housing. Renters are increasingly concerned that buildings are able to reduce the risk of airborne illnesses. Contractors are guiding the process by working with developers and other multifamily stakeholders and finding innovative ways to boost the health and safety

RAAM Construction: Affordable Housing Is a Bright Spot in a Sea of Uncertainty

2021-03-12T00:19:02+00:00February 24th, 2021|News, Press|

The multifamily sector has not been exempt from the impacts of the pandemic. While the sector hasn’t been rocked in the same way as hotels and retail assets, multifamily has suffered from reduced rent collections, negative rent growth and declining occupancy rates. There is one bright spot: affordable housing. “Multifamily is one of the

Contractors Prep for Increased Affordable Housing Development

2021-02-25T23:00:44+00:00February 16th, 2021|News, Press|

The pandemic may catalyze a boom in affordable housing construction in Southern California. Affordable housing was already in high demand before the pandemic, and the economic dislocation has only driven demand up. In addition, affordable housing typically outperforms traditional multifamily product during market downturns. This has created a perfect storm for increased affordable housing

Developing Sustainable Multifamily Communities in the Post-COVID Era

2021-02-25T22:55:36+00:00December 7th, 2020|News, Press|

One fact is clear as multifamily stakeholders plan for a post-pandemic future: controlling operations cost will be of the utmost importance. This means general contractors that can offer apartment developers innovative, cost-effective solutions that positively impact owners' and renters' bottom line will be in demand. Read Article

How to Build Against Wildfires

2020-11-26T00:45:41+00:00November 23rd, 2020|News, Press|

The wildfire season has been tough on California in 2020. Since the beginning of the year, more than 4 million acres have burned across the state and more than 10,000 structures were damaged or destroyed, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. With limited availability for development in core sites, developers

Smart, Cost-Effective Construction Techniques for Safe Buildings in the ‘New Normal’

2020-09-14T16:55:01+00:00August 19th, 2020|News, Press|

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, multifamily property owners and tenants are demanding “a healthier building” as they look to increase physical distancing and decrease shared contact surfaces in apartment communities. In addition to instituting updated policies and procedures for renters and management staff, multifamily stakeholders are seeking new ways to provide healthier environments