Updated LIHTC Maximum Rents and Incomes

HUD has released updated LIHTC maximum rents and incomes for 2014.

We have updated the Danter Company LIHTC maximum rent and income database for 2014 for non-New England counties.

New England LIHTC Maximum Rents and Incomes now updated for 2014.

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What is the Difference Between an Appraisal and a Market Feasibility Study?

At The Danter Company, we are a real estate research company specializing in market feasibility research.  One of the misconceptions that we battle most often is that a market feasibility study is the same thing as an appraisal, or that an appraisal is really all you need to ensure that your project achieves success.

Asking Different Questions

Appraisals and market feasibility studies are designed to answer different questions:

The question answered by a market feasibility study is “If I build it, will they come?”

The appraisal is designed to answer the question, “What will it be worth?” The appraisal is an estimate of the value of a property as of a certain date, while a market feasibility study measures expected market response. Because they measure different aspects of the market, each type of study needs a different methodology.

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